Diva Rambling: Quotes to Think About….

C. S. Lewis/Quotes
 
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
 
We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst.
 
Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important.
 
You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.
 
Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: What! You too? I thought I was the only one.
 
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
 
Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
 
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
 
We are what we believe we are.
 
True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.
 

Clive Staples Lewis was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist. He held academic positions at both Oxford University and Cambridge University. Wikipedia
 
BornNovember 29, 1898, Belfast
DiedNovember 22, 1963, Oxford, United Kingdom
Full nameClive Staples Lewis
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