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G K Chesterton: Virtue

“Virtue is not the absence of vices or the avoidance of moral dangers virtue is a vivid and separate thing, like pain or a particular smell.” —G K Chesterton  

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Thought for today

Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. -William Arthur Ward, college administrator, writer (1921-1994) Related

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Discover the best in others

When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves. —William Ward

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Action

I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on man unless they act. —G. K. Chesterton Related articles Reading G. K. Chesterton (writingsistersblog.wordpress.com) “Orthodoxy” by

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Happiness

“Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. ” Joseph Addison Related articles Some Quotations That Started Me Thinking About Happiness. (happiness-project.com) “I Can Never Get To Bed

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Granted Gratitude

Image via Wikipedia "When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude." ~ G. K. Chesterton Related articles by Zemanta Tasty Quote from G.K. Chesterton (brandautopsy.typepad.com)

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Quote & Aside

Image by Getty Images via Daylife A man must be certain of his morality for the simple reason that he has to suffer for it. – G K Chesterton —> It is a fallacy that immoral men suffer for their

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  • IF YOU CANNOT SAY/WRITE WHAT YOU FEEL, YOU'RE BEST OFF NOT SAYING/WRITING ANYTHING AT ALL! 3 weeks ago
  • People only echo what they believe, not what they do not. 3 weeks ago
  • If it feels unjust, it usually is. It helps to know why and, better still, explain why. 3 weeks ago
  • Giving and gifting are not the same. The giver expects; giving should be sustainable. The gifter does not. Gifting is usually excess. 3 weeks ago
  • A change of heart in one does not necessarily imply a change of heart in all. 3 weeks ago
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