Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
G. K. Chesterton Quotes
Showing: 51 - 60 G. K. Chesterton Quotes of 134
The trouble about always trying to preserve the health of the body is that it is so difficult to do without destroying the health of the mind.
When once you have got hold of a vulgar joke, you may be certain that you have got hold of a subtle and spiritual idea.
It is because artists do not practise, patrons do not patronize, crowds do not assemble to reverently worship the great work of Doing Nothing, that the world has lost its philosophy and even failed to invent a new religion.
Fairyland is nothing but the sunny country of common sense.
What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity
The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for us to be interested properly in any of them.
Man is an exception, whatever else he is. If he is not the image of God, then he is a disease of the dust.
We are justified in enforcing good morals, for they belong to all mankind; but we are not justified in enforcing good manners, for good manners always mean our own manners.
The martyr endured tortures to affirm his belief in truth but he never asserted his disbelief in torture.
The miser is the man who starves himself, and everybody else, in order to worship wealth in its dead form, as distinct from its living form.
Browse Page(s):
Search quotes
Wisdom Quote
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
Funny Quote
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
Motivational Quote
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
Love Quote
Fantasy love is much better than Reality Love.
Success Quote
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.