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(About Man, Thought & Thinking)

As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking.

("Orlando")


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But this was one way of knowing people, she thought: to know the outline, not the detail, to sit in one's garden and look at the slopes of a hill running purple down into the distant heather.
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He lay on his chair with his hands clasped above his paunch not reading, or sleeping, but basking like a creature gorged with existence.
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The word-coining genius, as if thought plunged into a sea of words and came up dripping.
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Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
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She had a right to his arm, though it was without feeling. He would give her, who was so simple, so impulsive, only twenty-four, without friends in England, who had left Italy for his sake, a piece of bone.
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Someone has to die in order that the rest of us should value life more.
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