Quotations About
chess

In fact, no gods anywhere play chess. They prefer simple, vicious games, where you Do Not Achieve Transcendence but Go Straight to Oblivion; a key to the understanding of all religion is that a god’s idea of amusement is Snakes and Ladders with greased rungs.

Wyrd Sisters
Posted in: Terry Pratchett

Bishops move diagonally. That’s why they often turn up where the kings don’t expect them to be.

Small Gods
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