Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Quote by G K Chesterton
The true object of all human life is play.
Life exists for the love of music or beautiful things.
Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
Youth is the period in which a man can be hopeless. The end of every...
All government is an ugly necessity.
All that we call spirit and art and ecstacy only means that for one awful...
Wit is a sword; it is meant to make people feel the point as well...
The purpose of Compulsory Education is to deprive the common people of their commonsense.
It isn't that they can't see the solution. It's that they can't see the problem.
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying...
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his...
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells...
Education is the period during which you are being instructed by somebody you do not...
You can never have a revolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have...
The worst of work nowadays is what happens to people when they cease to work.
Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable.
Half a truth is better than no politics.
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days...
Today, the L.A. Times accused Arnold Schwarzenegger of groping six women. I'm telling you, this...