We do not need to get good laws to restrain bad people. We need to get good people to restrain us from bad laws.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Employers will give time to eat, time to sleep; they are in terror of a time to think.
There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person.
Every healthy person at some period must feed on fiction as well as fact; because fact is a thing which the world gives to him, whereas fiction is a thing which he gives to the world.
All true friendliness begins with fire and food and drink and the recognition of rain or frost. ...Each human soul has in a sense to enact for itself the gigantic humility of the Incarnation. Every man must descend into the flesh to meet mankind.
Men are moved most by their religion; especially when it is irreligion.