Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.
Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)
Contributed by: Zaady
The grinding power of the plain words of the Gospel story is like the power of mill-stones, and those who can read them simply enough will feel as if rocks had been rolled upon them.
If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.
It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem.
Source: The Point of a Pin in The Scandal of Father Brown.
When you break the big laws, you do not get liberty; you do not even get anarchy. You get the small laws.
Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly.
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
Jokes are generally honest. Complete solemnity is always dishonest.
It is the test of a good religion whether you can joke about it.
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