„Before the endgame, the Gods have placed the middle game.“

—  Siegbert Tarrasch, As quoted in Cunning Exiles : Studies of Modern Prose Writers (1974), by Don Anderson and Stephen Thomas Knight, p. 41
Siegbert Tarrasch photo
Siegbert Tarrasch2
scacchista tedesco 1862 - 1934
Pubblicità

Citazioni simili

José Raúl Capablanca photo
Peter Greenaway photo
Pubblicità
John Danforth photo
Jeremy Soule photo
Joseph Smith, Jr. photo

„You have to learn how to be Gods yourselves, and be kings and priests to God, the same as all Gods have done before you“

—  Joseph Smith, Jr. American religious leader and the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement 1805 - 1844
Context: You have to learn how to be Gods yourselves, and be kings and priests to God, the same as all Gods have done before you, namely by going from one small degree to another, and from a small capacity to a great one: from grace to grace FROM EXALTATION TO EXALTATION until you ATTAIN THE RESURRECTION OF THE DEAD. History of the Church, 6:306 (7 April 1844)

Robert Lynn Asprin photo

„Playing God was a sweetly addictive game.“

—  Robert Lynn Asprin American science fiction and fantasy author 1946 - 2008
Chapter 14 (p. 431)

 Hesiod photo

„The gods have placed sweat as the price of all things.“

—  Hesiod Greek poet 70
Perhaps a mistranslation of line 289 of Works and Days, actually: : But in front of excellence the immortal gods have put sweat

Pubblicità
David Icke photo
Neil deGrasse Tyson photo
Steven Pressfield photo
T.S. Eliot photo

„Men have left GOD not for other gods, they say, but for no God; and this has never happened before“

—  T.S. Eliot 20th century English author 1888 - 1965
Context: But it seems that something has happened that has never happened before: though we know not just when, or why, or how, or where. Men have left GOD not for other gods, they say, but for no God; and this has never happened before That men both deny gods and worship gods, professing first Reason, And then Money, and Power, and what they call Life, or Race, or Dialectic.

Pubblicità
Francis Escudero photo
 Sallustius photo
George W. Bush photo

„Gog and Magog are at work in the Middle East. The biblical prophecies are being fulfilled. This confrontation is willed by God who wants this conflict to erase his people's enemies before a new age begins.“

—  George W. Bush 43rd President of the United States 1946
Former French president Jacques Chirac claimed in late 2009 that Bush made these statements to him at some point prior the invasion of Iraq in March 2003 while "appealing to him as a Christian" and attempting to convince him to have France join the invasion. The Independent, 2 January 2010 http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/columnists/richard-ingrams/richard-ingramsrsquos-week-blair-must-be-quizzed-over-bushs-biblical-crusade-1855418.html

Avanti