C.S. Lewis

Country Ireland
Born Tuesday, 29 November 1898
Quotes 59
He was a great noverlist and the poet
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“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” Uncategorized
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination Uncategorized
The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person Uncategorized
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time Uncategorized
“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ― C.S. Lewis Uncategorized
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. Uncategorized
There is, hidden or flaunted, a sword between the sexes till an entire marriage reconciles them. Uncategorized
Long before history began we men have got together apart from the women and done things. We had time. Uncategorized
With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere. Uncategorized
I sometimes wonder whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy. Uncategorized
It's so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see one. Uncategorized
The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil. Uncategorized
What we call Man's power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument. Uncategorized
The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not. Uncategorized
Nothing that you have not given away will ever be really yours. Uncategorized
Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning. Uncategorized
We are what we believe we are. Uncategorized
This is one of the miracles of love: It gives a power of seeing through its own enchantments and yet not being disenchanted. Uncategorized
Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult. Uncategorized
Let's pray that the human race never escapes from Earth to spread its iniquity elsewhere. Uncategorized