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.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
The road to success is always under construction
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.