Clive Staple Lewis (C. S. Lewis) —— (29/9/1898 — 22/11/1963), commonly called and known to his friends and family as “Jack”, was a novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian and Christian apologist.
Born in Belfast, Ireland, he held academic positions at both Oxford University (1925-1954) and Cambridge University (1954-1963). He is best known for his fictional work, especially the Screw-tape Latters, The Chronicles of Narnia and the Space Trilogy and for his non-fiction Christian Apologetics, such as Mere Christianity, Miracles and the Probl of Pain. His work has been translated into more than 30 languages and have sold million of copies.
C. S. Lewis’ Quotes :
(1) Aim at Heaven, and you will get Earth thrown in. Aim at Earth, and you get neither.
(2) Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make a man a more clever devil.
(3) Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God, do you learn.
(4) You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.
(5) Failures, repeated failures, are finger-posts on the road to achievement.