G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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A tragedy means always a mans struggle with that which is stronger than man.
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.
There is nothing the matter with Americans except their ideals. The real American is all right; it is the ideal American who is all wrong.
The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also himself striving against a continual tendency to sleep.
Large organization is loose organization. Nay it would be almost as true to say that organization is always disorganization.
Boys like romantic tales; but babies like realistic tales-because they find them romantic.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
The friendship that can come to an end, never really began.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Its better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what your not.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.