RELIGION
01/04/2011 07:38 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

12 Best Quotes by G.K. Chesterton

Author Kevin Belmonte's biography of G.K. Chesterton has brought a new light to the sometimes forgotten literary genius. A companion piece, The Quotable Chesterton helps to further reveal the style, wisdom and wit of the man who was credited with influencing such important intellectual figures as C.S. Lewis, George Bernard Shaw and Ernest Hemingway.

Kevin Belmonte has provided HuffPost Religion with a few of his very favorite Chesterton quotes. Which one is your favorite?

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