C.S. Lewis: “The dullest and most uninteresting person you can talk to may one day be a creature which, if…”

The dullest and most uninteresting person you can talk to may one day be a creature which, if you saw it now, you would be strongly tempted to worship.… It is in the light of these overwhelming possibilities … that we should conduct all our dealings with one another, all friendships, all loves, all play, all politics. […]

The dullest and most uninteresting person you can talk to may one day be a creature which, if you saw it now, you would be strongly tempted to worship.… It is in the light of these overwhelming possibilities … that we should conduct all our dealings with one another, all friendships, all loves, all play, all politics. There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere mortal.