Board Game Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 85 Board Game Quotes

#1. Independence of thought is a most valuable quality in a chess-player, both at the board and when preparing for a game. - Author: David Bronstein
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#2. 'CLUE' is a spin on the classic board game. It uses the original characters and weapons, but it goes even further in depth than the classic who-kills-who idea. - Author: Sterling Beaumon
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#3. He felt oddly powerless, as if his entire life were in the fingers of two faceless players maneuvering pieces in the same patterns on some vast board in a game that, for all he knew, had lasted for eternity. - Author: David Eddings
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#4. Making a movie in Hollywood is a bit like playing a board game, where you have to throw a six to start. - Author: Nigel Cole
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#5. My main goal is to be the No. 1 American and the No. 1 player in the world. If an American is on top of the leader board every week, it will bring more people into the game of golf. - Author: Paula Creamer
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#6. I listen to a lot of podcasts, which are split down the middle between comedy and board game podcasts, and a couple of eclectic ones like 'The Dinner Party' from NPR, where they take an event that happened that week in history and give you a cocktail recipe inspired by it. - Author: Rich Sommer
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#7. I usually never stay at the board after a game. Especially against Spassky. I made a dumb suggestion and he refuted it instantly! I know I'm going to have to play him some day and it was really stupid to look like such a jerk in front of him. - Author: Bobby Fischer
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#8. The game had to be played the same way every day or the pieces would fall to the floor, the board would collapse, and the illusion that you were shaping your own life, that you were in control, would break. - Author: Kevin Brockmeier
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#9. When you hear the word 'cancer,' it's as if someone took the game of Life and tossed it in the air. All the pieces go flying. The pieces land on a new board. Everything has shifted. You don't know where to start. - Author: Regina Brett
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#10. The perfect family board game is one that can be played each time with fewer pieces. - Author: Robert Breault
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#11. Parker Brothers tried to introduce a German version of Risk, the board game in which players try to dominate a map of the world, the German government tried to censor it. (Eventually the rules were rewritten so that players were "liberating" rather than conquering their opponents' territories.) - Author: Steven Pinker
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#12. Relationships are a battle. They are a chess game. And what did I do? I just threw all my chess pieces down on the board at once, and said, Here! Have them all! - Author: Sophie Kinsella
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#13. He read reports, examined evidence, and poured more reports up the chain than the Pentagon could read. Nothing short of a human sieve. But in the end he was just one small piece on this game board called war. End of story - Author: Ted Dekker
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#14. I have an RSS reader, Feeddler. I mostly subscribe to board game blogs - they have reviews of new games and discussions about trends. It's straight-up dork talk. - Author: Rich Sommer
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#15. They say that life's a game, & then they take the board away. - Author: Alan Moore
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#16. Please, let me take you home. You're drunk."
"I am not." I shoved him, spilling some kind of delicious poison on him. "Go home and have a wild time with Ms. Scarlet. In the bedroom. With the - "
"Okay, you're starting to talk board game. Let's go home, babe. I'll get you into bed. - Author: Rachael Wade
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#17. In this world, you're either playing the game or you're a pawn on the board. - Author: Courtney Milan
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#18. But it's still a coach's game. Make no mistake. You start at the top. If you don't have a good one at the top, you don't have a cut dog's chance. If you do, the rest falls into place. You have to have good assistants, and a lot of things, but first you have to have the chairman of the board. - Author: Bear Bryant
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#19. You broke a man today. Doesn't that affect you at all? These are lives, not pieces in a chess game with your uncle.'
'You're wrong. We are on my uncle's board and these men are all his pieces.'
'Then each time you move one of them, you can congratulate yourself on how much like him you are. - Author: C.S. Pacat
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#20. Part of my preparation for the World Champion match against Kasparov was to be ready for his off-board tactics. I did not to react to them at all. Once you start thinking about these things during the game, even analysing them, you're caught. - Author: Vladimir Kramnik
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#21. But no one can truly know how the game will play before the stones are laid upon the board - Author: Mercedes Lackey
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#22. One day, I was playing 'The Game of Life,' the board game, with a mess of kids, and I wasn't quite sure how, but it seemed different than the game I remembered playing as a kid. So I bought an old game, from 1960, and it was different. - Author: Jill Lepore
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#23. My proudest moment? Every Friday morning when I look at the board at Celtic Park and see my name on the team sheet for tomorrow's game. - Author: Jock Stein
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#24. The hardest thing about skateboarding is consistency: The slightest flick of your foot or gust of wind can send your board flying, so it's really anybody's game out there. - Author: Shaun White
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#25. Oh, 'twould be marvelous if the world and its moral questions were like some game board, with plain black players and white, and fixed rules, and nary a shade of grey. - Author: Glen Cook
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#26. Dante and this Palero were definitely playing some sort of game, and I didn't know the rules, which was fine with me. Whenever a game became too complicated, I just set the board on fire. - Author: Kenya Wright
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#27. Real samadhi is off the game board, friends. It is not something you are even aware of. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#28. Trivial Pursuit means that you've got nothing going on in your life. Trivial Pursuit is more than a board game. It is the way most people live. Their lives are trivial pursuits. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#29. Chess is a game with simple rules and pieces, a small sixty-four-space board, but there are more possible chess games than there are atoms in the universe. - Author: Austin Grossman
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#30. Often, I grow irritated before the first tile has been placed on the Scrabble board. This generally occurs when one of my opponents has insisted upon bringing a dictionary to the table, making it clear that he will be consulting it throughout the game. - Author: Craig Brown
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#31. think I was inspired by a commercial for an old board game called Stay Alive. - Author: John Darnielle
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#32. I looked down at the board. "The point isn't to win?" I asked. "The point," Bredon said grandly, "is to play a beautiful game. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#33. Oh, I'm nerdy about science fiction and fantasy and graphic novels and reading, and I'm nerdy about board games. My favorite board game is a board game I'm working on right now. It's a game of Napoleonic era naval warfare, and it's going to be fun. - Author: Billy Campbell
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#34. One of the inspirations for my becoming a writer was the baseball board game Strat-O-Matic. - Author: H. G. Bissinger
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#35. Remorse has no place in a warrior's mind ... A war is like a game of chess, Nicholaa. Every battle is like a well-thought-out move on the board. Once it begins, there shouldn't be any emotion involved whatsoever. - Author: Julie Garwood
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#36. Chutes and Ladders was perhaps the most sadistic board game ever invented. Adults loathed the game; children loved it. The universe thus dictated that an adult invariably got snookered into playing the game with a child. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#37. The first movie I literally ever made in my life was about two guys playing Stratego with each other. I had all my friends dressing up like the military characters in the game. So 'Battleship' is really my second board game turned movie! - Author: Peter Berg
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#38. I was very competitive growing up. I can't even play chess anymore because I used to play tournament chess in school. There's too much sense memory of sitting in front of a chess board and getting super intense about it. It's ruined the game for me. - Author: Chris Hardwick
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#39. It's the game of life. Do I win or do I lose? One day they're gonna shut the game down. I gotta have as much fun and go around the board as many times as I can before it's my turn to leave. - Author: Tupac Shakur
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#40. I am a board game enthusiast, a board game evangelist, a board game nerd, but I wouldn't say I'm 'keen' because I very rarely win, and 'keen' suggests you're actually good at something. But I do play a lot of them, and I have a pretty good-sized collection. - Author: Rich Sommer
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#41. I'm not looking for fate. I'm seventeen. I'm looking for kissing, and to move forward a few paces on the game board. You know, do some Living. (With my lips.) - Author: Laini Taylor
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#42. Life is like a game, once your piece is on the board there is no leaving until you have finished. It does not matter how you finished just that you pass the line ... - Author: Samuel Train
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#43. I know what's happened," Apollo said after a few seconds. My brows furrowed. "What are you talking about?" He nodded at the board. My gaze dropped to the game and I nearly passed out. He'd spelled SEX and AIDEN with those stupid little squares. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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#44. How dare you little jabroni come onto The Rock shows Smackdown and run your mouth about how your the game, well The Rock says, if you are the game then you quite frankly you need to go back to the drawing board cause your game absolutely sucks! - Author: Dwayne Johnson
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#45. To me, a lawyer is basically the person that knows the rules of the country. We're all throwing the dice, playing the game, moving our pieces around the board, but if there is a problem the lawyer is the only person who has read the inside of the top of the box. - Author: Jerry Seinfeld
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#46. Maybe life is a board game, but I never get to roll the dice. - Author: Tim Wynne-Jones
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#47. The closer we get - the more I let you in ... the more dangerous this gets. We're just pawns in this game, and I wasn't playing before. I was just a piece to move about the board, but I am playing now. Don't you get it? You're what everyone wants! But I'm not going to let them win. - Author: Cassandra Giovanni
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#48. Marriage is like a game of chess except the board is flowing water, the pieces are made of smoke and no move you make will have any effect on the outcome. - Author: Jerry Seinfeld
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#49. I had to wonder what sadistic pleasure and entertainment human suffering must provide to the divine game players who decided the fate of their pawns in a board game they made of life. - Author: Clyde DeSouza
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#50. The clock is just as much a part of the game as the board and pieces, and losing because of time-trouble is no different to losing because of weak play
it's still a zero on the score-sheet. - Author: John Nunn
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#51. Perhaps the village was really a great game board, with the squares neatly marked out, and I had been moved past the square which read 'Fire; return to Start,' and was now on the last few squares, with only one move to go to reach home. - Author: Shirley Jackson
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#52. Quote taken from Chapter 1:
I know what." Isabel reached under the end table, took out the game board, and rattled the Band-Aid box containing the letter tiles. "It's been a week-and-a-half since our last Scrabble game. - Author: Ed Lynskey
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#53. Fred prepared a board game he had created for the entire family to play. And they did. - Author: J.M.K. Walkow
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#54. Learning often means changing the game board, not just learning fancier strategies on the same board with the same pieces. - Author: David N. Perkins
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#55. I love to play games. Anything that is competitive. I love to play darts, shoot pool, any video game or board game, anything like that I am all about. For me is more about spending time with somebody, hanging out and enjoying yourself. - Author: Casey James
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#56. The mother is the most essential piece on the board, the one you must protect. Only she has the range. Only she can move in multiple directions. Once she's gone, it's a whole different game. - Author: Kelly Corrigan
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#57. I'd love to live forever except the person that made this game board has a tendency to occasionally knock some pieces off - Author: Stanley Victor Paskavich
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#58. Chess is war over the board. The object is to crush the opponents mind. - Author: Bobby Fischer
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#59. I felt an old, visceral insecurity that manifested itself in an impulse to cover up our cribbage game, to literally shield the board with my hands. - Author: Curtis Sittenfeld
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#60. At the end of the game the team with the most points on the board is going to win. - Author: John Madden
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#61. There are only three forms of high art: the symphony, the illustrated children's book and the board game. - Author: Brian K. Vaughan
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#62. Life is a game of snakes and ladders, sir. You are steadily progressing accros the board, rolling sixes on the dice and thinking you are going to win - suddenly you land on a long snake and slide several rows down, far away from the destination again. -Mr. Ali- - Author: Farahad Zama
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#63. Life is a game board. Time is your opponent. If you procrastinate, you will lose the game. You must make a move to be victorious. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#64. Administrators are there because of the fans and the cricketers to run this game, so credibility of a game, or a board, or even a government for that matter, is important irrespective of what you do. If you are in public life, it is important. - Author: Rahul Dravid
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#65. Human life very much resembles a game of chess: for, as in the latter, while a gamester is too attentive to secure himself very strongly on one side of the board, he is apt to leave an unguarded opening on the other, so doth it often happen in life. - Author: Henry Fielding
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#66. And now the game is over, and a single pawn stands on that scorched board and its face is human after all. - Author: Peter Watts
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#67. You never win a game unless you beat the guy in front of you. The score on the board doesn't mean a thing. That's for the fans. You've got to win the war with the man in front of you. You've got to get your man. - Author: Vince Lombardi
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#68. There is a board game called Settlers of Catan. That is what I play. I am so embarrassed. - Author: Andrew Luck
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#69. As a rule, the more mistakes there are in a game, the more memorable it remains, because you have suffered and worried over each mistake at the board. - Author: Viktor Korchnoi
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#70. Life isn't always like Chess. But sometimes it is. In a really difficult game, queen leaves board at the end. The difference is, you call it sacrifice in Chess. - Author: Heshan Udunuwara
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#71. Politicians should be dedicated to the welfare of the people, but sometimes politics becomes like a game of chess, in which the sole aim is to stay on board as long as possible. - Author: Nirmala Srivastava
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#72. I generally played a little fast and loose with my resources but I figured hell, a man's reach should exceed his grasp, especially in a stupid board game. - Author: William Kent Krueger
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#73. He wasn't sure himself why he was pulling his punches in this way, but somehow it seemed important not to let Contact know everything, to keep something back. It was a small victory against them a little-game, a gesture on a lesser board; a blow against the elements and the gods. - Author: Iain M. Banks
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#74. I thought we were aggressive across the board defensively, and you could just see it grow. As the game went along, you could see the confidence grow. It showed in the fourth quarter. - Author: Bill Laimbeer
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#75. I spent the day today at Brighton Beach, walking around. It's a Russian/Jewish neighborhood. And I was in a store and I saw a board game called 'Let My People Go,' based on the Jews' exodus from Egypt. I was like, 'Too soon. - Author: Eugene Mirman
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#76. Tonight feels like a board game co-designed by M. C. Escher on a bender and Stephen King in a fever. - Author: David Mitchell
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#77. Never despise a pawn. If it succeeds in crossing the board safely, it becomes a queen - the most powerful piece in the game. - Author: Ellen Renner
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#78. You don't have to be really good anymore to get good results. What's happening with Chess is that it's gradually losing its place as the par excellence of intellectual activity. Smart people in search of a challenging board game might try a game called Go. - Author: Hans Berliner
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#79. Tis action moves the world ... [in] the game of chess, mind that: ye cannot leave your men to stand unmoving on the board and hope to win. A soldier must first step upon the battlefield if does mean to cross it. - Author: Susanna Kearsley
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#80. Although the drama of games of strategy is strongly linked with the psychological aspects of the conflict, game theory is not concerned with these aspects. Game theory, so to speak, plays the board. It is concerned only with the logical aspects of strategy. - Author: Anatol Rapoport
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#81. People became more interested in my love life than in me, and that has a certain effect. You start to feel very empty and worth nothing, you start to become a piece in a board game you never wanted to play. - Author: Anna Friel
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#82. When she moves a chess piece on the board, it isn't so she can win; it's to move the game forward. She's just keeping us all moving forward. - Author: Danielle Stewart
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#83. sucka's only see what's in front of them while real game playa's see the whole board, - Author: Mr. 777
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#84. I'm standing on my Monopoly board that means I'm on top of my game - Author: Eminem
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#85. They say that life's a game, & then they take the board away. - Author: Alan Moore
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