One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
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Virginia Woolf Quotes
We can best help you to prevent war not by repeating your words and following your methods but by finding new words and creating new methods.
If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?
Yet, it is true, poetry is delicious the best prose is that which is most full of poetry.
It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
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?
I read the book of Job last night, I don't think God comes out well in it.
Let a man get up and say, Behold, this is the truth, and instantly I perceive a sandy cat filching a piece of fish in the background. Look, you have forgotten the cat, I say.
Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them.
It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of endeavour riot and extravagance by cleanliness and hard work.
Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal.
I get mad. I get sad. I have all those emotions. But I just like to keep them to myself. I don't think my fans need to be bothered with if I'm mad or sad about something. I should just be concerned that they are keeping up with my music or I'm making them happy with my show.
I'm not a power person. I like everyone to be on an equal footing.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.
Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
For most of my life I let women do the driving and was happy to let them.
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.
Great men are not born, they are made, Your greatness lies in your ability to make a step further than you think you can.