295. Quotes: G.K. Chesterton on Equality and Evolution

by jfjudah

“It is absurd for the Evolutionist to complain that it is unthinkable for an admittedly unthinkable God to make everything out of nothing, and then pretend that it is more thinkable that nothing should turn itself into everything.”

St. Thomas Aquinas, by G.K. Chesterton, 1933

“The Declaration of Independence dogmatically bases all rights on the fact that God created all men equal; and it is right; for if they were not created equal, they were certainly evolved unequal. There is no basis for democracy except in a dogma about the divine origin of man.”

What I Saw in America, by G.K. Chesterton, Chapter 19, 1922