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Secrets of Living the European Lifestyle (Part 4)

Cultivate a ‘Life of the Mind’. Before you say, “Hey, what do you mean?” let me explain. We Americans obviously live a different lifestyle than our European counterparts. We typically travel greater distances to get to work, spend more time in our cars, take fewer trains, walk less, eat more on-the-go, own bigger homes (many […]

There are two ways of getting home…

…and one of them is to stay there. The other is to walk round the whole world till we come back to the same place. – G. K. Chesterton, The Everlasting Man

He seems so frivolous and…

 …so careless, but he gives money to beggars, not frivolously or carelessly, but because he believes in giving money to beggars, and giving it to them “where they stand.” Dale Alquist on G.K. Chesterton

The chocolates were all wrapped…

…in those red and gold and green metallic colours which are almost better than chocolate itself… – The Invisible Man, G.K. Ckesterton – Chesterton Conference in Louisiana – register now! www.chestertonbr.com

The Happy Man…

     The Happy Man To teach the grey earth like a child, To bid the heavens repent, I only ask from fate the gift Of one man well content. Him will I find: though when in vain I search the feast and mart, The fading flowers of liberty, The painted masks of art. I […]