30 Best The Queen’s Gambit Quotes


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Netflix’s one of the newest series, The Queen’s Gambit, has immediately caught attention of audiences from all around the globe. The series is simply about the life of an orphaned chess prodigy, who struggles with addiction from the age of nine. In this list, you’ll find the 30 best quotes from The Queen’s Gambit that we compiled for you.

30. "The key is not to be tentative. You have to play with absolute confidence."

29. "It Takes A Strong Woman To Stay By Herself In A World Where People Will Settle For Anything Just To Say They Have Something."

28. "We Weren't Orphans As Long As We Had Each Other."

27. "You're A Marvel, My Dear. I Have Just Played The Best Chess Player In My Life."

26. "Chess Isn't Always Competitive. Chess Can Also Be Beautiful."

25. "It's Foolish To Run The Risk Of Going Mad For Vanity's Sake."

24. "Do You See It Now? Or Should We Finish This On The Board?"

23. "Anger Is A Potent Spice. A Pinch Wakes You Up. Too Much Dulls Your Senses."

22. "The One Thing We Know About Elizabeth Harmon Is That She Loves To Win."

21. "You've Been The Best At What You Do For So Long, You Don't Even Know What It's Like For The Rest Of Us."

20. "It's Chess. We're All Primadonnas."

19. "Let's Play."

18. "I Would Say It Is Much Easier To Play Chess Without The Burden Of An Adam's Apple."

17. "I'm Not Your Guardian Angel. I'm Not Here To Save You. Hell, I Can Barely Save Me."

16. "The strongest person is the person who isn’t scared to be alone."

15. "Intuition can’t be found in books."

14. "I didn’t play the way he thought I should."

13. "Chess can also be, beautiful."

12. "I don’t know why my body is so intent on sabotaging my brain when my brain is perfectly capable of sabotaging itself."

11. Someday, you’re gonna be all alone. So you need to figure out how to take care of yourself.

10. "My tranquility needs to be refurbished."

9. "Creativity and psychosis often go hand in hand. Or, for that matter, genius and madness."

8. "I analyze games."

7. "Most times when people tell us something’s for the best, it’s for the worst."

6. "Men are gonna come along and wanna teach you things. You just let them blow-by, and you go on ahead and do just what the hell you feel like."

5. "Stop thinking about what might have happened in the past."

4. "The moves they applaud the loudest are the ones you make rather quickly."

3. "You play what’s best for you."

2. "Alma was not pathetic; she was stuck. There’s a difference."

1. "F*ck them if they can’t take a joke."


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