G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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It is the test of a good religion whether you can joke about it.
The rich are the scum of the earth in every country.
To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it.
There is also an insulting speech about 'one grey day just like another'. You might as well talk about one green tree like another.
The world will never starve for want of wonders; but only for want of wonder.
There is but an inch of difference between the cushioned chamber and the padded cell.
The people who are most bigoted are the people who have no convictions at all.
Some of the most frantic lies on the face of life are told with modesty and restraint; for the simple reason that only modesty and restraint will save them.
It is always the secure who are humble.
Dogma does not mean the absence of thought, but the end of thought.
Count your age by friends, not years Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Some people think it's holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes it's letting go.
You cannot wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.