People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.
Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)
Contributed by: Zaady
The artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
The madman is not the man who has lost his reason. The madman is the man who has lost everything except his reason.
A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
Source: 1930, in New York Times
Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair.
To have a right to do a thing is not the same as to be right in doing it.
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
Source: Generally Speaking
There is more simplicity in a man who eats caviar on impulse than in the man who eats grapenuts in principle.
The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.
You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it.
Source: The Man Who was Orthodox. 1963.
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