"To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Dalai Lama
"Once I planned to write a book of poems entirely about the things in my pocket. But I found it would be too long and the age of the great epics is past."
"All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change."
"Man does not live by soap alone and hygiene, or even health, is not much good unless you can take a healthy view of it or, better still, feel a healthy indifference to it."
"There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds."
"All architecture is great architecture after sunset perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks."