G. K. Chesterton Quote

The Christian pities men because they are dying, and the Buddhist pities them because they are living. The Christian is sorry for what damages the life of a man; but the Buddhist is sorry for him because he is alive.


The Quotable Chesterton: A Topical Compilation of the Wit, Wisdom and Satire of G.K. Chesterton (ed. 1986)

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The Christian pities men because they are dying, and the Buddhist pities them because they are living. The Christian is sorry for what damages the...

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The Christian pities men because they are dying, and the Buddhist pities them because they are living. The Christian is sorry for what damages the...

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The Christian pities men because they are dying, and the Buddhist pities them because they are living. The Christian is sorry for what damages the...

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The Christian pities men because they are dying, and the Buddhist pities them because they are living. The Christian is sorry for what damages the...