Tag Archives: GK Chesterton

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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A Paradox

“The self is more distant than any star.” From G. K. Chesterton    

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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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Thought For A Cold Evening

Courtesy of GKC “Here dies another day  During which I had eyes, ears, hands  And the great world around me; And with tomorrow begins another, Why am I allowed two?

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The Fat Man Speaketh

“Life exists for the love of music or beautiful things.”….G.K. Chesterton    Me thinks old GK might have been referring to Dietrich. Get this video started, minimize the screen and go about your work.

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Fences

Good advice……. Don’t ever take a fence down until you know the reason it was put up. …G.K. Chesterton

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Opening Paragraphs

“When he walks through the door, the first thing we notice is that he fills up the room. Of course, he weights three hundred pounds, but his height is even more extraordinary than his weight. He is six foot four, … Continue reading

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Saturday Evening Wisdom

“The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because generally they are the same people.” ― G.K. Chesterton

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Meanings

“To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.”…G. K. Chesterton

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Cheese

“Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese”…G.K. Chesterton

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On Atheists

A Picture is worth a thousand words….Another Chesterton quote.

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