Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.
Quote by Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf Quotes
The connection between dress and war is not far to seek; your finest clothes are...
A woman must have money and a room of her own.
Nothing has really happened until it has been recorded.
That great Cathedral space which was childhood.
Language is wine upon the lips.
For what Harley Street specialist has time to understand the body, let alone the mind...
Most of a modest woman's life was spent, after all, in denying what, in one...
As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole...
Humor is the first of the gifts to perish in a foreign tongue
It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of...
Money dignifies what is frivolous if unpaid for.
Arrange whatever pieces come your way.
Yet, it is true, poetry is delicious; the best prose is that which is most...
I read the book of Job last night, I don't think God comes out well...
This soul, or life within us, by no means agrees with the life outside us....
A good essay must have this permanent quality about it; it must draw its curtain...
Really I don't like human nature unless all candied over with art.
Boredom is the legitimate kingdom of the philanthropic.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
It is far harder to kill a phantom than a reality.