One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
Quote by Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf Quotes
Humor is the first of the gifts to perish in a foreign tongue
Mental fight means thinking against the current, not with it. It is our business to...
Fiction is like a spider's web, attached ever so slightly perhaps, but still attached to...
It is fatal to be a man or woman pure and simple: one must be...
This soul, or life within us, by no means agrees with the life outside us....
Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes...
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
I have lost friends, some by death, others through sheer inability to cross the street.
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.
It is far more difficult to murder a phantom than a reality.
It is far harder to kill a phantom than a reality
To depend upon a profession is a less odious form of slavery than to depend...
Language is wine upon the lips
The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting...
Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo,...
Masterpieces are not single and solitary births; they are the outcome of many years of...
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to...
Consider the past and you shall know the future.
The past is always tense, the future perfect.