The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid.
Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)
Contributed by: Zaady
Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.
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.
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.
When people begin to ignore human dignity, it will not be long before they begin to ignore human rights.
Jokes are generally honest. Complete solemnity is always dishonest.
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