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Thought Provoking Quotes of C.S. Lewis

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You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.

A man can no more diminish God’s glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, ‘darkness’ on the walls of his cell.

We all want progress, but if you’re on the wrong road, progress means doing an about-turn and walking back to the right road; in that case, the man who turns back soonest is the most progressive.

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.

Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.

There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, “Thy will be done,” and those to whom God says, “All right, then, have it your way.”

I gave in, and admitted that God was God

We are what we believe we are.

What saves a man is to take a step, then, another step.

God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks to us in our conscience, but shouts in our pains: It is His megaphone to rouse a deaf world.

Though our feelings come and go, God’s love for us does not.

God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain

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

When we lose one blessing, another is often most unexpectedly given in its place.

He that but looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after it hath already committed breakfast with it in his heart.

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man.

Everyone says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive.

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