Quotes: gilbert

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  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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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.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
  • A lot of people can be cheerleaders for songs and go, 'Oh, that's great,' and they don't think it.
  • A lot of things in my life changed, but I'm still a party animal. I'm leading the pack.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A man does not know what he is saying until he knows what he is not saying.
  • Josiah Gilbert Holland
    Josiah Gilbert Holland
    American Author 1819-1881
    Josiah Gilbert Holland
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    A mind grows by what it feeds on.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A stiff apology is a second insult. The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.
  • Gilbert Seldes
    Gilbert Seldes
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    All great ideas are controversial, or have been at one time.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    All slang is a metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.