Odd how the creative power at once brings the whole universe to order.
Quote by Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf Quotes
If one could be friendly with women, what a pleasure - the relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully?
Some people go to priests others to poetry I to my friends.
Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?
This is an important book, the critic assumes, because it deals with war. This is an insignificant book because it deals with the feelings of women in a drawing-room.
Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them.
The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.
Humor is the first of the gifts to perish in a foreign tongue.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
Rigid, the skeleton of habit alone upholds the human frame.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
The nuclear arsenal that Pakistan has, I believe is secure. I think the government and the military have taken adequate steps to protect that.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
The mind of a wise man is prone to change, the mind of a fool, never!
That's the trouble with being me. At this point, nobody gives a damn what my problem is. I could literally have a tumor on the side of my head and they'd be like, 'Yeah, big deal. I'd eat a tumor every morning for the kinda money you're pulling down.'
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.
Money is usually attracted, not pursued.
Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
When you do find humor in trying times, one of the first and most important changes you experience is that you see your perplexing problems in a new way - you suddenly have a new perspective on them.