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Anatoly Karpov

Russian,  Celebrity
Total Quotes : 29
Life My Life Chess

Chess is my life, but my life is not chess.

- Anatoly Karpov

Life Believe Correct

As a personality, I'm fighter, you know. And I don't give up, and if I believe I'm correct, I'm right, then I work, and I fight. Okay, this could be over a chess board, this could be in life, and so I defend my principles.

- Anatoly Karpov

History Like Very

Children can take lessons in that school via the Internet and can score extra points like e.g. in Geography or History. That sounds very promising and is a fantastic basis for future steps.

- Anatoly Karpov

Back Go Classical

First of all, we have to go back to the classical time control.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess More USA

I am thinking about chess in schools in particular. In the USA more than 3200 children competed in an event.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess Always Level

I didn't know so well chess theory, the theory of chess openings. And so, of course I knew the theory, but not on the level of the best players, so this was my... this was always my weakness.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess Here Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a beautiful place. I like it more and more and plan to be here often. It's a great place for chess.

- Anatoly Karpov

School Chess Kansas

In Kansas I have a chess school.

- Anatoly Karpov

Game Needs Very

Chess is a very tough game, and psychologically a tough game. And of course, chess needs a lot of qualities, human qualities. And so you must have a very strong nervous system, and then you must be well prepared; you must be able to work a lot.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess Which Stepped

After that, Kasparov stepped back from chess which is, and I want this to be clear, not good for chess in general at all. As a whole, the current situation in the chess world leaves a lot to be desired.

- Anatoly Karpov

Been UNICEF Deficiency

Bulgaria is the first state that has been awarded for its excellent fight against iodine deficiency by UNICEF.

- Anatoly Karpov

Small Very Which

I like to do projects in which you can see statistical results. I am very happy for all these small children, who have been the biggest group of victims of iodine deficiency.

- Anatoly Karpov

Four My Time Too

No, I do not want to sacrifice four days for two games. My time is too valuable to do that.

- Anatoly Karpov

World Country Russia

I have won Russia at least 16 world championships. I have fought for my country.

- Anatoly Karpov

Strong More Human Being

To be a champion requires more than simply being a strong player; one has to be a strong human being as well.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess Been Match

If, in our first match for the world champion's title, I had managed to make the score 6-0, there would have been no Kasparov as a good chess player at all.

- Anatoly Karpov

Chess Act Alliance

No, no, it is obvious that the ECU should act as a close alliance for the benefit of chess.

- Anatoly Karpov

Strong More Human Being

To be champion requires more than simply being a strong player; one has to be a strong human being as well.

- Anatoly Karpov

Country Within Need

Russia is a state within a state. To understand the population of Russia, you need to know the areas of the country; you need an understanding of the people and their interests.

- Anatoly Karpov

Country Needs Some

Putin needs strong moves to keep the country as one. There is some criticism that he is centralizing power, but in Russia, if you don't centralize power, you have the risk of losing the country.

- Anatoly Karpov