Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
Quote by Gilbert K Chesterton
Gilbert K Chesterton Quotes
Happiness is a mystery, like religion, and should never be rationalised.
Women prefer to talk in twos, while men prefer to talk in threes.
The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty. The honest rich can never forget it.
The only defensible war is a war of defense.
Being contented ought to mean in English, as it does in French, being pleased. Being...
Man seems to be capable of great virtues but not of small virtues; capable of...
A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
The man who throws a bomb is an artist, because he prefers a great moment...
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Journalism largely consists of saying Lord Jones is Dead to people who never knew that...
People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.
Experience which was once claimed by the aged is now claimed exclusively by the young.
I was planning to go into architecture. But when I arrived, architecture was filled up....
The mere brute pleasure of reading the sort of pleasure a cow must have in...
One may understand the cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than...
The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that...
The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.
A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice.
An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
Large organization is loose organization. Nay, it would be almost as true to say that...