Quotes: gilbert

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  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Among the very rich you will never find a really generous man, even by accident. They may give their money away, but they will never give themselves away; they are egoistic, secretive, dry as old bones. To be smart enough to get all that money you must be dull enough to want it.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Angels fly because they take themselves lightly.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Artistic temperament is the disease that afflicts amateurs.
  • Brad Gilbert
    Brad Gilbert
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    At 21, there's lots more room there, plenty of things to improve on as you get older.
  • Brad Gilbert
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    Because you can't change results - I would change my losses, and I would definitely like to see on-court coaching.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Being ''contented'' ought to mean in English, as it does in French, being pleased. Being content with an attic ought not to mean being unable to move from it and resigned to living in it; it ought to mean appreciating all there is in such a position.
  • Being in Nashville was not me, and I needed to go home and reset before I got in over my head.
  • Being on stage and on a motorcycle are two of the only places I feel comfortable and free. Those are my happy places.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Boyhood is a most complex and incomprehensible thing. Even when one has been through it, one does not understand what it was. A man can never quite understand a boy, even when he has been the boy.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Brave men are all vertebrates; they have their softness on the surface and their toughness in the middle.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Buddhism is not a creed, it is a doubt.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    But there is good news yet to hear and fine things to be seen before we go to Paradise by way of Kensal Green.