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.
The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
There's a difference between a failure and a fiasco... a fiasco is a disaster of mythic proportions.
Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people.
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
I always have issues with trust.
Government stimulates the democrat party.
Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired.
There's a tremendous difference between alone and lonely. You could be lonely in a group of people. I like being alone. I like eating by myself. I go home at night and just watch a movie or hang out with my dog. I have to exert myself and really say, oh God, I've got to see my friends 'cause I'm too content being by myself.