G.K. Chesterton (1874 - 1936) was a versatile English writer. Chesterton  wrote around 80 books, several hundred poems, some 200 short stories,  4000 essays, and several plays. He was a literary and social critic,  historian, playwright, novelist, Catholic theologian and apologist,  debater, and mystery writer. His best-known character is the priest-detective Father  Brown, who appeared only in short stories. (Wiki)
“To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the  unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping  when everything seems hopeless.”
Photo by Herbert Lambert, 1920s - silver gelatin print (NPG, London)

G.K. Chesterton (1874 - 1936) was a versatile English writer. Chesterton wrote around 80 books, several hundred poems, some 200 short stories, 4000 essays, and several plays. He was a literary and social critic, historian, playwright, novelist, Catholic theologian and apologist, debater, and mystery writer. His best-known character is the priest-detective Father Brown, who appeared only in short stories. (Wiki)

β€œTo love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.”

Photo by Herbert Lambert, 1920s - silver gelatin print (NPG, London)

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