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Quotes by G.K. Chesterton

Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
– G.K. Chesterton

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

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
– G. K. Chesterton

Marriage is an adventure, like going to war.
– G. K. Chesterton

To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– G. K. Chesterton

I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.
– 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

Education is simply the soul of society as it passes from one generation to the next.
– G.K. Chesterton

I do not believe in fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in fate that falls on them unless they act.
– G.K. Chesterton

There are two ways to get enough.
One is to to continue to accumulate more and more.
The other is to desire less.
– G.K. Chesterton

If there were no God, there would be no atheists.
– G.K. Chesterton

There are no uninteresting things, only uninterested people.
– G.K. Chesterton

What was wonderful about childhood is that anything in it was a wonder. It was not merely a world full of miracles; it was a miraculous world.
– G.K. Chesterton

The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult and left untried.
– G.K. Chesterton

The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.
– G.K. Chesterton

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