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The terrible thing, the almost impossible thing, is the hand over your whole self- all your wishes and precautions- to Christ. C.S. Lewis - Mere Christianity
'Nothing, not even what is lowest and most bestial, will not be raised again if it submits to death.' C.S. Lewis - The Great Divorce
A blessed spirit is a mould ever more and more patient of the bright metal poured into it, a body ever more completely uncovered to the meridian blaze of the spiritual sun. C.S. Lewis - The Problem of Pain
For in self-giving, if anywhere, we touch a rhythm not only of all creation but of all being. C.S. Lewis - The Problem of Pain
What is outside the system of self-giving is no earth, nor nature, nor 'ordinary life', but simply and solely Hell. Yet even Hell derives from this law such reality as it has. C.S. Lewis - The Problem of Pain
That fierce imprisonment in the self is but the obverse of the self-giving which is absolute reality... C.S. Lewis - The Problem of Pain
Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person's ultimate good as far as it can be obtained. C.S. Lewis - Answers to Questions on Christianity
In the moral sphere, every act of justice or charity involves putting ourselves in the other person's place and thus transcending our own competitive particularity. C.S. Lewis - An Experiment in Criticism
In coming to understand anything we are rejecting the facts as they are for us in favour of the facts as they are.
Relativity teaches us the connection between the different descriptions of one and the same reality. Albert Einstein