The door on which we have been knocking all our lives will open at last.

-C S Lewis
C S Lewis

The Christian life is simply a process of having your natural self changed into a Christ self, and that this process goes on very far inside. One's most private wishes, one's point of view, are the things that have to be changed.

C S Lewis
The Christian view is that men were created to be in a certain relationship to God (if we are in that relation to Him, the right relation to one another will follow inevitably).
C S Lewis

Remember that all worlds draw to an end and that noble death is a treasure which no one is too poor to buy.

C S Lewis
I must keep alive in myself the desire for my true country, which I shall not find till after death; I must never let it get snowed under or turned aside; I must make it the main object of life to press on to that other country and to help others to do the same.
C S Lewis

All mortals tend to turn into the thing they are pretending to be. This is elementary

C S Lewis
If God thinks this state of war in the universe is a price worth paying for free will--that is, for making a live world in which creatures can do real good or harm and something of real importance of real importance can happen, instead of a toy world which only moves when He pulls the strings--then we may take it it is worth paying.
C S Lewis

There is no doctrine which I would more willingly remove from Christianity than the doctrine of hell, if it lay in my power. But it has the support of Scripture and, especially, of our Lord's own words; it has always been held by the Christian Church, and it has the support of reason.

C S Lewis
You can do more with a castle in a story than with the best cardboard castle that ever stood on a nursery table.
C S Lewis

At a well in a yard they met a man who was beating a boy. The stick burst into a flower in the mans hand. He tried to drop it, but it stuck to his hand. His arm became a branch, his body the trunk of a tree, his feet took root.

C S Lewis
If I discover within myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world