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" For life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries to contend with, and in which there is a vast variety of good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. "
Chess Player's Chronicle - Page 85
1852
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An introduction to the history and study of chess: with copious descriptions ...

Thomas Pruen, B. Franklin, François Danican Philidor - Games - 1804 - 314 pages
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain,...good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at Chess, then, we learn, " I. 'Foresight, which...
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An introduction to the history and study of chess; to which is added, The ...

Thomas Pruen (of Cheltenham.), François André Danican - 1804
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain,...good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at Chess, then, we learn, " I. Foresight, which looks...
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Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1804 - 59 pages
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain,...adversaries to contend with, and in which there is vast variety of good and ill events, which are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want...
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An Easy Introduction to the Game of Chess: Containing One ..., Volumes 1-2

1806
...to be acquired and strengthened by it, so as to become habits ready on all occasions ; for life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain,...degree, the effect of prudence, or of the want of it. By playing at Chess then, we may learn, 1st, Foresight, which looks a little into futurity, and considers...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of chess, in which we have often points, to gain,...with, and in which there is a vast variety of good and evil events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at chess,...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, SQ as to become habits, ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of chess, in which we have often points to gain,...with, and in which there is a vast variety of good mid ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at...
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Mr. Hoyle's Game of Chess: Including His Chess Lectures, with Selections ...

Edmond Hoyle - Chess - 1808 - 92 pages
...to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions ; for life is a kind of chess, in which we have often points to gain,...good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at chess, then, we may learn, I. Foresight, which...
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Mr. Hoyle's Game of Chess: Including His Chess Lectures, with Selections ...

Edmond Hoyle - Chess - 1808 - 92 pages
...by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions; for life is a kind of chess, in which we hare often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries...good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence or the want of it. By playing at chess, then, we may learn, I. Foresight, which...
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The Essays, Humourous, Moral and Literary: Of the Late Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1811 - 182 pages
...strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occa ions. For life is a kind of qhess, ii> which we have often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries to contend with, and in whirh there is a vast variety of good and ill events, that are, in some degree, the effects of prudence...
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The Essays, Humourous, Moral and Literary: Of the Late Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1811 - 182 pages
...acquired or strengthened by it, so as to be« come habit.-., ready on all occa ions. For life is a kiud of chess, in which we have often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries to cootend with, and in which there is a vast variety of good and ill events, that are, in some degree,...
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