"Reason is the natural order of truth but imagination is the organ of meaning."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."C. S. Lewis on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."C. S. Lewis on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."C. S. Lewis on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."C. S. Lewis on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."C. S. Lewis on Winston Churchill
"How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete."
"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value rather it is one of those things that give value to survival."
"Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it."
"Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult."
"It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad."