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.
Earth will grow worse till men redeem it, And wars more evil, ere all wars cease.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you're not, pretend you are.
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.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.