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The Quotable Chesterton

The Quotable Chesterton The Wit and Wisdom of G.K. Chesterton

By Kevin Belmonte
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.17 Stars

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On 1/9 James Lee wrote: The Quotable Chesterton: The Wit and Wisdom of G.K. Chesterton is a handy little compilation of quotes, excerpts, and pithy sayings from the renowned, and plenteous works of G.K. Chesterton. The editor, Kevin Belmonte has poured through Chesterton's works, and cleverly arranged them according to topic ... Book Review: The Quotable Chesterton by Kevin Belmonte

James' Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/8 Carole Ledbetter wrote: The Quotable Chesterton By Kevin Belmonte G. K. Chesterton, who died on June 14, 1936, was described by the Times in his obituary as “a brilliant English essayist,” “a master of paradox,” and “for more than a generation the most exuberant personality in English literature.” A 1916 review ... The Quotable Chesterton

Carole's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/7 TJ Reid wrote: GK Chesterton was respected not just in Christendom, but across the spectrum because of his brilliant writing and literary criticism. The New York Times thought very highly of him. That’s why I was so excited to get this book, “The Quotable Chesterton” to review. The book is laid out with MANY ... Chesterton is Brilliant

TJ's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/6 Gently Mad wrote: I recently received a copy of The Quotable Chesterton by Kevin Belmonte from Booksneeze in exchange for a review. I did this with pleasure because I am a huge Chesterton fan. If you are, too, then this is the book for you. It is a compilation of hundreds of excerpts from Chesterton's prolific amount ... Review of The Quotable Chesterton: The Wit and Wisdom of G.K. Chesterton by Kevin Belmonte

Gently Mad's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/4 Andre Rook wrote: "Brevity is the soul of wit," wrote Shakespeare; "but it would be quite as true to say in such cases that lengthiness is the soul of satire," added G.K. Chesterton. In Chesterton we have a master of satire, and as he would later come to be known, the Prince of Paradox. This is a fine collection of Chesterton ... "The Quotable Chesterton," by Kevin Belmonte

Andre's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/3 Melissa Smith wrote: Kevin Belmonte has paid an amazing tribute to G.K. Chesterton in his book ‘The Quotable Chesterton’. I just wish I was intelligent enough to appreciate it as much as my husband does, being that he’s a huge fan. The entire book is first class, beginning with the Introduction, through the quotes (which are incredibly varied ... ‘The Quotable Chesterton’ by Kevin Belmonte

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/3 Doug Hibbard wrote: As you can tell by the above graphic and the oh-so-not deceptive blog title, today we’re looking at Kevin Belmonte’s The Quotable Chesterton. If you’re like me, your first question was: Chesterwho? Well, Belmonte has another book out right now that’s a biography of Chesterton, so I’ll just ... Book Review--The Quotable Chesterton

Doug's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/2 Tory wrote: G.K. Chesterton is a thought-provoking writer that is said to have inspired C.S. Lewis with his book The Everlasting Man. I have several Chesterton books on my shelf and his works are quite varied but equally magnificent. His Father Brown mysteries are the most accessible of his works, but he is also ... Thoughts on The Quotable Chesterton

Tory's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/1 Casey Taylor wrote: Quotation books are like appetizers: not the main dish but you can eat your fill. The Quotable Chesterton: The Wit and Wisdom of G.K. Chesterton offers plenty of things to savor from the mind of this early 20th c. literary giant. It's possible to be provoked and enjoy these wisdom sayings of Chesterton ... REVIEW - The Quotable Chesterton

Casey's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/31 Carrie McCoy wrote: G.K. Chesterton is a notable literary figure who's books, poems, and articles have been quoted by many up to this day! English majors know him! Journalists know him! Even C.S. Lewis knew him! His common sense ideas and intellect have touched the lives of many. This book is a English person's ... The Quotable Chesterton by Kevin Belmonte

Carrie's Rating:

5 Stars