The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.
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Virginia Woolf Quotes
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
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?
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
The connection between dress and war is not far to seek your finest clothes are those you wear as soldiers.
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.
There can be no two opinions as to what a highbrow is. He is the man or woman of thoroughbred intelligence who rides his mind at a gallop across country in pursuit of an idea.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?
For what Harley Street specialist has time to understand the body, let alone the mind or both in combination, when he is a slave to thirteen thousand a year?
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.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
A pencil and rubber are of more use to thought than a battalion of assistants. To happiness the same applies as to truth: one does not have it, but is in it.
Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?
The wealthy are always surrounded by hangers-on science and art are as well.
The power of the American system of republicanism lies in its capacity to allow religious belief to be a competing, not a controlling, factor in American life.
We have to get control of our borders. You can only do that if you make companies obey the law and not hire undocumented or illegals. They can only do that is if they have a Social Security Card that has biometrics so they know whether the person is legal or not.
Love begets love, love knows no rules, this is the same for all.
Brought up to respect the conventions, love had to end in marriage. I'm afraid it did.
I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal, but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.