C S Lewis quotes

It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for… (read more)
Its so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see one.
Lets pray that the human race never escapes from Earth to spread its iniquity elsewhere.
Miracles are a retelling in small letters of the very same story which is written across the whole world in… (read more)
Miracles do not, in fact, break the laws of nature.
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
The safest road to hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones,… (read more)
Has this world been so kind to you that you should leave with regret? There are better things ahead than… (read more)
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals… (read more)
There is, hidden or flaunted, a sword between the sexes till an entire marriage reconciles them.
I sometimes wander whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.
Thirty was so strange for me. Ive really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now… (read more)
If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never have found out that it has no meaning: just as,… (read more)
We all want progress, but if youre on the wrong road, progress means doing an about-turn and walking back to… (read more)
If we cut up beasts simply because they cannot prevent us and because we are backing our own side in… (read more)
We are what we believe we are.
hat saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.