The Doctrine Of Human Equality Reposes On This: That There Is No Man Really Clever Who Has Not Found That He Is Stupid.
The doctrine of human equality reposes on this: that there is no man
really clever who has not found that he is stupid.
-- Gilbert K. Chesterton
The doctrine of human equality reposes on this: that there is no man really clever who has not found that he is stupid.
-- Gilbert K. Chesterso...
The man who sees the consistency in things is a wit, the man who sees the inconsistency in things is a humorist.
-- Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)...
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting.
It has been found difficult, and left untried. -- Gilbert K....
To downgrade the human mind is bad theology. -- Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)
It takes a clever man to turn cynic, and a wise man to be clever enough not to.
-- Gilbert Keith Chesterto...
The human race, to which so many of my readers belong
has been playing at children's games from the beginning, and will probably do it till the end, which is a nuisance for the few people who grow up....
A yawn is a silent shout. -- Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)
A man can never quite understand a boy, even when he has been a boy.
-- Gilbert K. Chesterson (1874-1936)...