9 Shareable C.S. Lewis Quotes

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Having these books in Logos is like studying the Bible (or Church history, theology, etc.) with a Lewis scholar sitting nearby to say, “Oh, there’s a great C.S. Lewis quote on that.” When you search your library for thoughts on humility, grief, courage, and more, you’ll find inspiration from one of the twentieth century’s most cherished theologians.

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Here are nine quotes we pulled from the C.S. Lewis Collection.

lewis“In Science we have been reading only the notes to a poem; in Christianity we find the poem itself.”     — C.S. Lewis

lewis1“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis2“Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis3“The people who keep asking if they can’t lead a decent life without Christ, don’t know what life is about.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis5“This world is a great sculptor’s shop. We are the statues and there’s a rumor going around the shop that some of us are someday going to come to life.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis6“The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because he loves us.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis7“God can’t give us peace and happiness apart from himself because there is no such thing.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis8“To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” — C.S. Lewis

lewis9“If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.” — C.S. Lewis




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  1. Richard Lyall says

    The sculptor’s shop quote has American spellings (“rumor”) … can I confirm whether or not these C. S. Lewis volumes have been updated with American spelling?

    • Hi Richard,
      The C.S. Lewis Collection reflects the HarperCollins editions, which retain British English. Let us know if you have other questions!

  2. Richard Lyall says

    Hi Karen … that’s great. Thanks for letting me know.