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Life Is Like A Game Of Chess (& How To Win)

Updated: Jan 25

How to win as a player instead of a pawn in life's great game.

Life Is Like A Game Of Chess (& How To Win)

Many good-hearted people cannot seem to get ahead in life.


Every time they are saving money or moving forward, someone comes along who needs help and being soft-hearted, these people drain their savings to help out.


Sadly the people they help are in perpetual need, so they continue to drain others resources.


This article presents how to break out of the habitual pattern of being used by others and finally get ahead in life.


1. Realise you are a Pawn


The game is between two players who do not care about the pieces on the board - they simply want to win.


We, humans, are the pieces. We are alive but always being played and moved emotionally by someone else's hand.


The trick to winning this game of chess is to realise that you are just a pawn being played.

Then you will get an objective perspective of what the right thing to do is at each moment.


2. Aim to reach the other side



In this chess game, if any piece reaches the other side, all come back to life.


You can only give what you have. Giving is not just about mone