C. S. Lewis Daily

On effort

Many things—such as loving, going to sleep, or behaving unaffectedly—are done worst when we try hardest to do them.

From Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature
Compiled in Words to Live By

Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature. Copyright © 1966, 1998 by Cambridge University Press. All rights reserved. Used with permission of HarperCollins Publishers. Words to Live By: A Guide for the Merely Christian. Copyright © 2007 by C. S. Lewis Pte. Ltd. All rights reserved. Used with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.

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