Sayings of the wise“One must always do what the Devil forbids.”
by Martin Luther WittenbergHall, written in 1530, from a letter counselling a young man
`I’m sure Aslan would have, if you’d asked him,’ said Fledge.— C.S. Lewis, The Magician’s Nephew, Chapter 12, “Strawberry’s Adventure”
`Wouldn’t he know without being asked?’ said Polly.
`I’ve no doubt he would,’ said the Horse (still with his mouth full). `But I’ve a sort of idea he likes to be asked.’