As for all I can tell, the only difference is that what many see we call a real thing, and what only one sees we call a dream.

-C S Lewis
C S Lewis

It's all love or sex these days. Friendship is almost as quaint and outdated a notion as chastity. Soon friends will be like the elves and the pixies - fabulous mythical creatures from a distant past....

C S Lewis
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
C S Lewis

Some people feel guilty about their anxieties and regard them as a defect of faith but they are afflictions, not sins. Like all afflictions, they are, if we can so take them, our share in the passion of Christ.

C S Lewis
That's the worst of girls," said Edmund to Peter and the Dwarf. "They never can carry a map in their heads." "That's because our heads have something inside them," said Lucy.
C S Lewis

Those who tread 'adult' as a term of approval cannot hope to be considered adult themselves. When I became a man I put away childish things, along with the desire to be very grown up.

C S Lewis
You've no idea how good an old joke sounds when you take it out again after a rest of five or six hundred years.
C S Lewis

The heart of Christianity is a myth which is also a fact.

C S Lewis
But as long as you know you're nobody special, you'll be a very decent sort of Horse, on the whole, and taking one thing with another.
C S Lewis

But how can the characters in a play guess the plot? We are not the playwright, we are not the producer, we are not even the audience. We are on the stage. To play well the scenes in which we are "on" concerns us much more than to guess about the scenes that follow it.

C S Lewis
you had nothing to say about it and yet made the nothing up into words.