"Women prefer to talk in twos, while men prefer to talk in threes."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Gilbert K. Chesterton on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Gilbert K. Chesterton on John Lennon
"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."