Coincidences are spiritual puns.
Quote by Gilbert K Chesterton
Gilbert K Chesterton Quotes
If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.
The cosmos is about the smallest hole that a man can hide his head in.
Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may...
Love means to love that which is unlovable; or it is no virtue at all.
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read...
I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.
The only defensible war is a war of defense.
New roads; new ruts.
A businessman is the only man who is forever apologizing for his occupation.
Cruelty is, perhaps, the worst kid of sin. Intellectual cruelty is certainly the worst kind...
Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is...
A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
Large organization is loose organization. Nay, it would be almost as true to say that...
The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that...
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
Journalism largely consists of saying Lord Jones is Dead to people who never knew that...
The aim of life is appreciation; there is no sense in not appreciating things; and...
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying...
If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing badly.
The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars...