Historical Quotes By C.S. Lewis Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
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Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Aim at Heaven and you will get Earth thrown in. Aim at Earth and you get neither.
A glimpse is not a vision. But to a man on a mountain road by night, a glimpse of the next three feet of road may matter more than a vision of the horizon.
One ship drives east and another drives west with the selfsame winds that blow. Tis the set of the sails and not the gales that tell us the way to go.
Like the winds of the sea are the ways of fate. As we voyage along through life, Tis the set of the soul that decides its goal, and not the calm or the strife.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The U.S. government did not issue paper money until 1861. Prior to this private banks issued money.