The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I would call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)
Contributed by: Zaady
The more we are certain what good is, the more we shall see good in everything.
There is one thing which gives radiance to everything. It is the idea of something around the corner.
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.
It is the test of a good religion whether you can joke about it.
Children are innocent and love justice, while most adults are wicked and prefer mercy.
A man does not know what he is saying until he knows what he is not saying.
Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
In the end it will not matter to us whether we fought with flails or reeds. It will matter to us greatly on what side we fought.
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