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How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.

- C. S. Lewis




Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.

- C. S. Lewis



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.

- C. S. Lewis



How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.

- C. S. Lewis