Archive for January, 2012

Federico Fellini

« 30 January 2012 | 1:40 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

A good opening and a good ending make for a good film provided they come close together.



Johannes Kepler

« 29 January 2012 | 22:07 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Truth is the daughter of time, and I feel no shame in being her midwife.



Emanuel Lasker

« 14 January 2012 | 23:37 | Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

When you see a good move, look for a better one.



Hilaire Belloc

« 7 January 2012 | 16:05 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

The south-west wind roaring in from the Atlantic…. is, I think the presiding genius of England.



Tigran Petrosian

« 6 January 2012 | 23:04 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

on being asked which was his favorite chess piece It does not really matter, as long as it is an extra one.



Juvenal

« 2 January 2012 | 23:15 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

No man ever became extremely wicked all at once.



Igor Stravinsky

« 2 January 2012 | 0:54 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Harpists spend 90% of their time tuning their harps and 10% playing out of tune. This is a great metaphor – I just haven’t worked out what for!