Monday, 10 May 2010

Monday quote

Idolatry is committed, not merely by setting up false gods, but also by setting up false devils; by making men afraid of war or alcohol, or economic law, when they should be afraid of spiritual corruption and cowardice.

GK Chesterton

2 comments:

  1. Why is it that men like Chesterton almost always are found in the RCC?

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  2. Chesterton is good isn't he. I have half a dozen quotes and I have not even read his stuff (other than perhaps an essay or 2).

    But Protestants have a few. Lewis is an excellent author, and has a few good quotes. Or course he was influenced by Chesterton, and perhaps Tolkien.

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