CS Lewis

Definition of C.S. Lewis:
Clive Staples Lewis was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian.

Synonyms of C.S. Lewis: He was a broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist, he held academic positions at both Oxford University and Cambridge University.

These notes are from recovery in AA and related 12 step programs.
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We hope you find them helpful.

Love in fellowship.


Chastity must not be confused with the social rule of modesty.
The strip-tease act results not from sexual corruption but from sexual starvation.

A man with an obsession is a man who has very little resistance.
We will not be judged if we have no difficulties to overcome.

Before we can be cured we must want to be cured.
Virtue brings light, indulgence brings fog.

Surrender to all our desires leads to everything that is the reverse of good health, good humour, and frankness. When a thing has to be attempted, one must never think about possibility or impossibility.

When faced with an optional question one considers whether one can do it or not.
Faced with a compulsory question, one must do the best one can.

People like thinking in in terms of good and bad, not good better and best, or bad worse and worst.

People who are ready to submit to the loss of the thrill and settle down to the sober interest, are then most likely to meet new thrills in some quite different direction. –Mere Christianity/CS Lewis | More…

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