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Quote from Gilbert Keith Chesterton,

"When men have come to the edge of a precipice,
it is the lover of life who has the spirit to leap backwards,
and only the pessimist who continues to believe in progress."


Gilbert Keith Chesterton (more quotes by Gilbert Keith Chesterton or books by/about Gilbert Keith Chesterton)

(1874-1936) British essayist, critic, poet, and novelist


Illustrated London News, Nov 8, 1924


Prosperity, Responsibility, Skepticism, Trust


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