Discover the wit and wisdom of Gilbert Keith Chesterton
"The meaning of sunsets"
"THERE IS a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect. Men do not quarrel about the meaning of sunsets; they never dispute that the hawthorn says the best and wittiest thing about the spring."
~G.K. Chesterton, A Defence of Heraldry
Yosemite Valley at Sunset, by Albert Bierstadt; oil on cardboard, 1864. Private collection.