I object to being called a chess genius because I consider myself to be an all around genius who just happens to play chess, which is rather different. A piece of garbage like Kasparov might be called a chess genius, but he's like an idiot savant. Outside of chess he knows nothing.
Morphy was probably the greatest genius of them all
Genius. It's a word. What does it really mean? If I win I'm a genius. If I don't, I'm not.
I consider myself to be a genius who happens to play chess.
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