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  • #1
    Neil Gaiman
    “Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”
    Neil Gaiman, Coraline

  • #2
    Billy Sunday
    “Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.”
    Billy Sunday, Billy Sunday, the Man and His Message: With His Own Words Which Have Won Thousands for Christ

  • #3
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #4
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #5
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #6
    G.K. Chesterton
    “There are no uninteresting things, only uninterested people.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #7
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.”
    G.K. Chesterton, What's Wrong with the World

  • #8
    G.K. Chesterton
    “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

  • #9
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #10
    G.K. Chesterton
    “There are two ways to get enough. One is to continue to accumulate more and more. The other is to desire less.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #11
    G.K. Chesterton
    “A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.”
    G.K. Chesterton, Heretics

  • #12
    G.K. Chesterton
    “To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #13
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #14
    G.K. Chesterton
    “An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #15
    G.K. Chesterton
    “If there were no God, there would be no atheists.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #16
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Religious liberty might be supposed to mean that everybody is free to discuss religion. In practice it means that hardly anybody is allowed to mention it.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #17
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #18
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #19
    G.K. Chesterton
    “It [feminism] is mixed up with a muddled idea that women are free when they serve their employers but slaves when they help their husbands.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #20
    G.K. Chesterton
    “It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #21
    G.K. Chesterton
    “How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #22
    G.K. Chesterton
    “I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #23
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #24
    G.K. Chesterton
    “It is absurd for the Evolutionist to complain that it is unthinkable for an admittedly unthinkable God to make everything out of nothing, and then pretend that it is more thinkable that nothing should turn itself into everything.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #25
    G.K. Chesterton
    “Love is not blind; that is the last thing that it is. Love is bound; and the more it is bound the less it is blind.”
    G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy
    tags: love

  • #26
    G.K. Chesterton
    “There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and a tired man who wants a book to read.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #27
    G.K. Chesterton
    “No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #28
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The poet only asks to get his head into the heavens. It is the logician who seeks to get the heavens into his head. And it is his head that splits.”
    G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

  • #29
    G.K. Chesterton
    “You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it.”
    G.K. Chesterton

  • #30
    G.K. Chesterton
    “The first two facts which a healthy boy or girl feels about sex are these: first that it is beautiful and then that it is dangerous.”
    G.K. Chesterton
    tags: sex



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