like colour TV
is all there
in black and white” Monty Python
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Thirteen quotes by G.K. Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton (29 May 1874 - 14 June 1936) was one of the most influential English writers of the 20th century. His prolific and diverse output included philosophy, ontology, poetry, journalism, biography, Christian apologetics, fantasy and detective fiction.
'My country right or wrong' is like saying 'My mother drunk or sober'. [+]
An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; and adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. [+]
Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese. [+]
The only sure way of catching a train is to miss the one before it. [+]
Very few reputations are gained by unsullied virtue. [+]
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