Favorite Quotes

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“When one has read a book, I think there is nothing so nice as discussing it with some one else– even though it sometimes produces rather fierce arguments.”
C. S. Lewis, Collected Letters Vol. I, p. 173

“The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; it’s been found difficult and left untried.”
G. K. Chesterton

“When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.”
C.S. Lewis, On Three Ways of Writing for Children (1952)

“No soul that seriously and constantly desires joy will ever miss it.”
C.S. Lewis, The Great Divorce

“The only place outside of Heaven where you can be perfectly safe from all the dangers and perturbations of love is Hell.”
– C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

“Die before you die.  There is no time after.”
– C.S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces