There’s something in natural affection which will lead it on to eternal love more easily than natural appetite could be led on. But there’s also something in it which makes it easier to stop at the natural level and mistake it for the heavenly. Brass is mistaken for gold more easily than clay is.

C.S. Lewis (1898-1963) English writer and scholar [Clive Staples Lewis]
The Great Divorce
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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