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You don’t have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.
– C. S. Lewis

 

Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
– C. S. Lewis

Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My God, do you learn.
– C. S. Lewis

God is no fonder of intellectual slackers than He is of any other slacker.
– C. S. Lewis

I didn’t go to religion to make me happy. I always knew a bottle of Port would do that. If you
want a religion to make you feel really comfortable, I certainly don’t recommend
Christianity.
– C. S. Lewis

Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.
– C. S. Lewis

Eros will have naked bodies; Friendship naked personalities.
– C. S. Lewis

Atheism turns out to be too simple. If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never
have found out that it has no meaning.
– C. S. Lewis

Gratitude looks to the Past and love to the Present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look
ahead.
– C. S. Lewis

If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable
explanation is that we were made for another world.
– C. S. Lewis

Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
– C. S. Lewis

You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a
matter of life and death to you.
– C. S. Lewis

Let’s pray that the human race never escapes Earth to spread its iniquity elsewhere.
– C. S. Lewis

Clearly one must read every good book at least once every ten years.
– C. S. Lewis

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What? You too? I
thought I was the only one.”
– C. S. Lewis

You play the hand you’re dealt. I think the game’s worthwhile.
– C. S. Lewis

The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us
good because He loves us.
– C. S. Lewis

We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for
meditation and true friendship.
– C. S. Lewis

Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person’s ultimate good as far
as it can be obtained.
– C. S. Lewis

Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.
– C. S. Lewis

It is the stupidest children who are the most childish and the stupidest grown-ups who are
the most grown-up.
– C. S. Lewis

Badness is only spoiled goodness.
– C. S. Lewis

Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different?
– C. S. Lewis

I fancy that most people who think at all have done a great deal of their thinking in the first
fourteen years.
– C. S. Lewis

If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get
either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair.
– C. S. Lewis

Miracles are a retelling in small letters of the very same story which is written across the
whole world in letters too large for some of us to see.
– C. S. Lewis

The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
– C. S. Lewis

This is one of the miracles of love: It gives a power of seeing through its own enchantments
and yet not being disenchanted.
– C. S. Lewis

With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere.
– C. S. Lewis

We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst.
– C. S. Lewis

Forgiving and being forgiven are two names for the same thing. The important thing is that a
discord has been resolved.
– C. S. Lewis

The present is the point at which time touches eternity.
– C. S. Lewis

Democracy demands that little men should not take big ones too seriously; it dies when it is
full of little men who think they are big themselves.
– C. S. Lewis

The salvation of a single soul is more important than the production or preservation of all the
epics and tragedies in the world.
– C. S. Lewis

Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance, the only thing it
cannot be is moderately important.
– C. S. Lewis

We are not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering how
painful the best will turn out to be.
– C. S. Lewis

God can’t give us peace and happiness apart from Himself because there is no such thing.
– C. S. Lewis

We meet no ordinary people in our lives.
– C. S. Lewis

This Article is Posted on 07 Apr 2015 in Informative Section and Quotes