When I have learned to love God better than my earthly dearest, I shall love my earthly dearest better than I do now.

-C S Lewis
C S Lewis

It's so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see one. C. S. L

C S Lewis
A moderated religion is as good for us as no religion at all—and more amusing.
C S Lewis

There is no neutral ground in the universe. Every square inch, every split second is claimed by God, and counterclaimed by Satan.

C S Lewis
A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.
C S Lewis

He liked books if they were books of information and had pictures of grain elevators or of fat foreign children doing exercises in model schools.

C S Lewis
The first fact in the history of Christendom is a number of people who say they have seen the Resurrection.
C S Lewis

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man... It is the comparison that makes you proud: the pleasure of being above the rest. Once the element of competition is gone, pride is gone.

C S Lewis
A perfect practice of Christianity would, of course, consist in a perfect imitation of the life of Christ -- I mean, in so far as it was applicable in one's own particular circumstance. Not in an idiotic sense -- it doesn't mean that every Christian should grow a beard, or be a bachelor, or become a travelling preacher. It means that every single act and feeling, every experience, whether pleasant or unpleasant, must be referred to God.
C S Lewis

And there's one thing about this underground work, we shan't get any rain.

C S Lewis
Her face was working and twitching with passion, but his looked up at the sky, still quiet, neither angry nor afraid, but a little sad.