"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."
"Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible."C. S. Lewis on Dalai Lama
"Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy."C. S. Lewis on Norman Vincent Peale
"A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others."C. S. Lewis on Ayn Rand
"If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much."C. S. Lewis on Jim Rohn
"If you're going through hell, keep going."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."