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.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.