C. S. Lewis
God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.
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Mortal lovers must not try to remain at the first step for lasting passion is the dream of a harlot and from it we wake in despair.
No one ever told me grief felt so much like fear.
To love at all is to be vulnerable.
I believe in God like I believe in the sun, not because I can see it, but because of it all things are seen.
We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst.
Do not let us mistake necessary evils for good.
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
A pleasure is not full grown until it is remembered.
The trouble about trying to make yourself stupider than you really are is that you very often succeed.
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.
Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
We are a people that have always celebrated other people's success so long as we always had the opportunity to meet that success ourselves. That is the American nature. That is the American character. That is one of the things that makes us different from the rest of the world. And I'm afraid we could lose that or are on the verge of losing that.
If you live to be one hundred, you've got it made. Very few people die past that age.
Life's a fight. It's a good fight of faith.
Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more strongly than any city I know of. A bad future, too, like something out of Fritz Lang's feeble imagination.
I just want to do what I do best, and that's fight. I love it.
Yes, I'm going to be the President of the United States. You know why? You think you can get chicks by being in the movies? You can really get chicks by being the President.
Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.
The internet could be a very positive step towards education, organisation and participation in a meaningful society.
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.