Youth is the period in which a man can be hopeless. The end of every episode is the end of the world. But the power of hoping through everything, the knowledge that the soul survives its adventures, that great inspiration comes to the middle-aged.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
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A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.G. K. Chesterton
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and the tired man who wants a book to read.Gilbert K. Chesterton
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.Gilbert K. Chesterton