G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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To be simple is the best thing in the world; to be modest is the next best thing. I am not so sure about being quiet.
A tragedy means always a mans struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and should never be rationalized.
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?
Do not free a camel of the burden of his hump; you may be freeing him from being a camel.
Art is limitation; the essence of every picture is the frame!
The Church is a house with a hundred gates, and no two men enter at exactly the same angle.
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something better tomorrow.
The strangest whim has seized me ... After all I think I will not hang myself today.
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.