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Charles Williams Quotes

Harry," she said, her voice a little thick with the whisky. "You found the way, didnt you?" Whats so wonderful about it? I thought. Dogs do.
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The hell with her; I wouldn't go back. But wouldn't I? What about later on? Keeping the thought of her out of that bleak hotbox of a room was going to be like trying to dam a river with a tennis racket.

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An hour's conversation on literature between two ardent minds with a common devotion to a neglected poet is a miraculous road to intimacy.

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The telephone bell was ringing wildly, but without result, since there was no-one in the room but the corpse.

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It's said that the shuffling of the cards is the earth, and the pattering of the cards is the rain, and the beating of the cards is the wind, and the pointing of the cards is the fire. That's of the four suits. But the Greater Trumps, it's said, are the meaning of all process and the measure of the everlasting dance.

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Nothing was certain, but everything was safe - that was part of the mystery of Love.

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It may be a movement towards becoming like little children to admit that we are generally nothing else.

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I hope you still think that ideas are more dangerous than material thing," Quentin said. "That is what you were arguing at lunch."
Anthony pondered while glancing from side to side before he answered, "Yes, I do. All material danger is limited, whereas interior danger is unlimited. It's more dangerous for you to hate than kill, isn't it?

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Many promising reconciliations have broken down because while both parties come prepared to forgive, neither party come prepared to be forgiven.

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Every contrition for sin is apt to encourage a not quite charitable wish that other people should exhibit a similar contrition.

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I think in order to move forward into the future, you need to know where you've been.

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A man cannot love himself; he can only idolize it, and over the idol delightfully tyrannize - without purpose. The great gift which the simple idolatry of self gives is lack of further purpose

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But again He is equally present in sudden unexpected moments, and it is the neglect of these moments that is the most fruitful source of disbelief in Him.

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