Category Archives: GK Chesterton

True Then, True Now

“Liberty is traditional and conservative; it remembers its legends and its heroes.  But tyranny is always young and seemingly innocent, and asks us to forget the past” –G. K. Chesterton

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He Saw It Coming

G. K. Chesterton was a brilliant mind and I have read many of his works, but somehow I managed to miss the quote below: We shall soon be in a world in which a man may be howled down for … Continue reading

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A Choice

We all have heard the hypothetical question, “If you could pick one person, dead or alive, to sit and talk with on a park bench for an hour, who would it be? Well, from the first time I was ever … Continue reading

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My Guide To Blogging

There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person. G. K.  Chesterton My guide to blogging content….

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GK On Optimism

“Of course, the chess-board that is our moral battle-field can always be called black with white squares or white with black squares” GK Chesterton, June 1923

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Leave It To GK

To love means loving the unlovable To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable Faith means believing the unbelievable Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless G.K. Chesterton.

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No Directions Needed

“There are two ways of getting home; and one of them is to stay there.” –  G. K. Chesterton

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For Men Are Homesick In Their Homes

The House of Christmas, G. K. Chesterton There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All men are at home. The crazy stable close at hand, With shaking timber … Continue reading

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Wisdom

“Impartiality is a pompous name for indifference, which is an elegant name for ignorance.” G. K. Chesterton– The Speaker, Dec. 15, 1900 Out of all the people of history, GK would be the one that I would want to have … Continue reading

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