Hilaire Belloc Quotes

- Notable Hilaire Belloc Quotes Index -

Born: July 27, 1870, La Celle-Saint-Cloud, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Guildford, United Kingdom, July 16, 1953
Occupation: Author, Historian

1.
All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men.
- Hilaire Belloc

2.
I have wandered all my life, and I have also traveled the difference between the two being this, that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
- Hilaire Belloc

3.
I'm tired of love I'm still more tired of rhyme but money gives me pleasure all the time.
- Hilaire Belloc

4.
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone.
- Hilaire Belloc

5.
Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun.
- Hilaire Belloc

6.
We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
- Hilaire Belloc

7.
When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly.
- Hilaire Belloc

8.
When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.
- Hilaire Belloc

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