Category Archives: GK Chesterton

A Comparison

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” G.K. Chesterton Advertisements

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Remembering GKC

Eighty-one years ago today, at the age of 62, G.K. Chesterton died. At the sake of sounding like I don’t think heaven is already interesting enough,  (which I do) it surely has been more interesting since G.K. arrived. One of … Continue reading

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An Acknowledgement

If he were to be alive, G.K. Chesteron would be 143 years old today. In honor of his birthday and Memorial Day (in the US), I found the following quote: “The true soldier fights not because he hates what is … Continue reading

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On Truth

“A man was meant to be doubtful about himself, but be undoubting about the truth; this has been exactly reversed”  G. K. Chesterton How true. How sadly true.

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About Journalism

“It may or may not be true that man’s great use for language is to conceal his thoughts; but I suppose that we should all agree to the somewhat analogous propisition that the one great use of newspapers is to … Continue reading

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An Observation

“The chief  feature of our time is the meekness of the mob and the madness of the government” G. K. Chesterton             Written in 1922, it is still fitting today.

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Lines

From the pen of G.K. Chesterton. . . “Tolerance is the virtue of the man . . . without convictions” And not having convictions is too high a price to pay for being liked by everyone. Who is Chesterton?  Look … Continue reading

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