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G. K. Chesterton: “My attitude toward progress"

“My attitude toward progress has passed from antagonism to boredom. I have long ceased to argue with people who prefer Thursday to Wednesday because it is Thursday.”

G. K. Chesterton

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G. K. Chesterton, (1874 – 1936), was an English writer, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, lay theologian, biographer, and literary and art critic.  462 more words


G. K. Chesterton: “We have had no good comic operas of late"

“We have had no good comic operas of late, because the real world has been more comic than any possible opera.”

G. K. Chesterton

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Capitalism Untried

The great English writer G. K. Chesterton leveled this devastating charge against Christians: “The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and left untried.” The same is certainly true of the capitalist ideal. 1,078 more words

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G. K. Chesterton: “He is a sane man"

“He is a sane man who can have tragedy in his heart and comedy in his head.”

G. K. Chesterton

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What's Wrong with the World: Chapter 4 - The Fear of the Past

The world is in trouble. Everyone points out flaws, issues, and problems. Where did these situations come from and what can we do? There is a deeper problem under all the others. 1,719 more words

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