A quote to encourage beginners (to basically anything)

  1. ricmcc

    ricmcc Well Known Member Member

    I came across a quote today that most surely inspire anyone struggling with, for example, the nitrogen cycle.
    According to Lukas Podolski, currently playing with the German side at the World Cup, "Football is like chess, but without the dice".
    Surely anyone's troubles fade in the face of such a pronouncement.----rick
  2. Claire Bear

    Claire Bear Well Known Member Member

    Hey you, :) Is this philosophical or satirical?
  3. Coradee

    Coradee Moderator Moderator Member

  4. Adam55

    Adam55 Well Known Member Member

    "To me, ​boxing is like ballet, except there's no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other."

    - Jack Handy.

    anyone that gets that is my friend.
  5. OP

    ricmcc Well Known Member Member

    A bit of both, I would hope, sort of like if Helen Heller had tripped over a fallen tree in a forest far from human hearing, would she have made a sound? Nasty, that-----------rick
  6. endlercollector

    endlercollector Fishlore VIP Member

    She would have made some bad vibrations... Ow ow ow. ;)

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  7. Jomolager

    Jomolager Well Known Member Member

    Belgium just scored. USA 0. Let's try to encourage them :(
  8. mg13

    mg13 Well Known Member Member

    aww, they lost, I know, but the blind/deaf girls name is Helen KELLER not Helen Heller...lol
  9. psalm18.2

    psalm18.2 Fishlore Legend Member

    I just watched the HBO boxing match. My great grandad was a golden gloves champ.
  10. 5thgradeguppyraiser

    5thgradeguppyraiser Well Known Member Member

    But wait, chess doesn't have a dice....

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