Top 25 C.S. Lewis Quotes

1. "We are what we believe we are."


2. "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."


3. "It's not the load that breaks you down. It's the way you carry it."


4. "You don't have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body."


5. "We read to know that we are not alone."


6. "Love is never wasted."


7. "Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different?"


8. "There is no excess of goodness. You cannot go too far in the right direction."


9. "Faith is the art of holding on to things in spite of your changing moods and circumstances."


10. "Courage, dear heart."


11. "It takes courage to live through suffering; it takes honesty to observe it."


12. "You cannot make men good by law."


13. "There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind."


14. "When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind."


15. "Children are not a distraction from more important work. They are the most important work."


16. "Life is too deep for words, so don't try to describe it, just live it."


17. "Be just, merciful, and brave."


18. "Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny."


19. "Of all the bad men, religious bad men are the worst."


20. "To love is to be vulnerable."


21. "Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose."


22. "Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching."


23. "What draws people to be friends is that they see the same truth. They share it."


24. "When poisons become fashionable, they do not cease to kill."


25. "Getting over painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward."