You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Quote by Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf Quotes
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.
For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.
The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.
I read the book of Job last night, I don't think God comes out well in it.
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 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'm religiously opposed to religion.
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me.
The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
Like your home's closets, your financial clutter needs an overhaul every now and again, and the payoff will go far beyond the psychic satisfaction of neatening up.
The best book, like the best speech, will do it all - make us laugh, think, cry and cheer - preferably in that order.
Why are people unemployed? Because there is no work. Why is there no work? Because people are not buying products and services. Why are people not buying products and services? Because they have no money. Why do people have no money? Because they are unemployed.
Working with my dad was such a gas. We approached the work in a similar way. We only made two films together when I was an adult, Tucker, and Blown Away, but it was so much fun to play with your parent like that.