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You must not do, you must not even try to do, the will of the Father unless you are prepared to 'know of the doctrine'. C.S. Lewis - Surprised by Joy
Every sin is the distortion of an energy breathed into us... C.S. Lewis - Letters to Malcolm
We poison the wine as He decants it into us; murder a melody He would play with us as the instrument...Hence all sin, whatever else it is, is sacrilege. C.S. Lewis - Letters to Malcolm
...of that intimate laughter between fellow professionals, which of all earthly powers is strongest to make men do very bad things before they are yet, individually, very bad men. C.S. Lewis - That Hideous Strength
And then she understood the devilish cunning of the enemies' plan. By mixing a little truth with it they had made their lie far stronger. C.S. Lewis - The Last Battle
To admire Satan [in Paradise Lost] is to give one's vote not only for a world of misery, but also for a world of lies and propaganda, of wishful thinking, of incessant autobiography. C.S. Lewis - A Preface to 'Paradise Lost'
The extremity of its evil had passed beyond all struggle into some state which bore a horrible similarity to innocence. C.S. Lewis - Perelandra
Hatred obscures all distinctions. C.S. Lewis - 'On Science Fiction', Of Other Worlds
Sleeping on a dragon's hoard with greedy, dragonish thoughts in his heart, he had become a dragon himself. C.S. Lewis - The Voyage of the 'Dawn Treader'
The gravitation away from God, 'the journey homeward to habitual self', must, we think, be a product of the Fall. C.S. Lewis - The Problem of Pain