G. K. Chesterton

I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.

– 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

Every man knows his follies and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.

– G. K. Chesterton

A stiff apology is a second insult… The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
– G. K. Chesterton

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
– G. K. Chesterton

Life exists for the love of music or beautiful things.
– G. K. Chesterton

The true object of all human life is play.
– G. K. Chesterton

Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
– G. K. Chesterton

I always like a dog so long as he isn’t spelled backward.
– G.K. Chesterton

Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
– G.K. Chesterton

Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.
– G.K. Chesterton

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
– G. K. Chesterton

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.
– G.K. Chesterton

The only way of catching a train I ever discovered is to miss the train before.
– G.K. Chesterton

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

I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean.
– G.K. Chesterton

Silence is the unbearable repartee.
– G. K. Chesterton

One may understand the cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star.
– G.K. Chesterton

Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair.
– G.K. Chesterton

I always like a dog so long as he isn’t spelled backward.
– G.K. Chesterton