G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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A tragedy means always a mans struggle with that which is stronger than man.
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?
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.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.