G. K. Chesterton Quotes
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The men who really believe in themselves are all in lunatic asylums.
Many clever men like you have trusted to civilization. Many clever Babylonians, clever Egyptians, many clever men at the end of Rome. Can you tell me, in a world that is flagrant with the failures of civilization, what there is particularly immortal about yours?
Children are innocent and love justice, while most adults are wicked and prefer mercy.
A light supper, a good night's sleep and a fine morning have often made a hero out of the same man who, by indigestion, a restless night and a rainy morning would have proved a coward.
There is one thing which gives radiance to everything. It is the idea of something around the corner.
One of the great disadvantages of hurry is that it takes such a long time.
Impartiality is a pompous name for indifference, which is an elegant name for ignorance.
Am in Market Harborough. Where ought I to be?
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next door neighbor.
The people who are most bigoted are those who have no conviction at all.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.