C.S. Lewis (November 29, 1898 - November 22, 1963)
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All mortals tend to turn into the things they are pretending to be.
Every one says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive.
"But that would be putting the clock back," gasped the Governor. "Have you no idea of progress, of development?" "I have seen them both in an egg, " said Caspian. "We call it Going Bad in Narnia."
This is one of the miracles of love: It gives a power of seeing through its own enchantments and yet not being disenchanted.
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like the universe itself (for God did not need to create). It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.
That was an amazing game. It was a great day for the Atlantic 10, I thought. You have to give GW credit — they find a way to win.
In each case it was just a few dozen, but it's enough that we do want to take a closer look at it.
God gives gifts to everyone, ... Some can write, some can dance. He gave me the skill to play football and I am making the most of it.