To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
Quote by Gilbert K Chesterton
Gilbert K Chesterton Quotes
All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
We are justified in enforcing good morals, for they belong to all mankind; but we...
I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees.
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain,...
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Large organization is loose organization. Nay, it would be almost as true to say that...
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly...
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next door neighbour.
There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
Buddhism is not a creed, it is a doubt.
When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We...
The ordinary scientific man is strictly a sentimentalist. He is a sentimentalist in this essential...
A yawn is a silent shout.
One may understand the cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than...
The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for...
The cosmos is about the smallest hole that a man can hide his head in.
How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win.
And they that rule in England, in stately conclaves met, alas, alas for England they...
The poor have sometimes objected to being governed badly; the rich have always objected to...
It is as healthy to enjoy sentiment as to enjoy jam.