• The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new year. It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose; new feet, a new backbone, new ears, and new eyes.
    The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new year. It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose; new feet, a new backbone, new ears, and new eyes.
    ~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton, A Chesterton calendar
  • One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star.
    ~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Ego
  • You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it.
    You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it.
    ~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton