Talk:Hilaire Belloc

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  • Be at the pains of putting down every single item of expenditure whatsoever every day which could possibly be twisted into a professional expense and remember to lump in all the doubtfulls.
  • Every major question in history is a religious question. It has more effect in molding life than nationalism or a common language.
  • I am writing a book about the Crusades so dull that I can scarcely write it.
  • Just as there is nothing between the admirable omelet and the intolerable, so with autobiography.
  • First, I tell them what I am going to tell them, then I tell them, then I tell them what I told them.