G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
For religion all men are equal, as all pennies are equal, because the only value of any of them is that they bear the image of the king.
There is a great man who makes every man feel small. But the really great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
If seed in the black earth can turn into such beautiful roses, what might not the heart of man become in its long journey towards the stars?
Hope means expectancy when things are otherwise hopeless.
One of the great disadvantages of hurry is that it takes such a long time.
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
There are no uninteresting things, there are only uninterested people.
It's not the world that's got so much worse but the news coverage that's got so much better.
There nearly always is method in madness. It's what drives men mad, being methodical.
Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
- Mae West
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.