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?
More Quotes from Virginia Woolf:The first duty of a lecturer to hand you after an hour's discourse a nugget of pure truth to wrap up between the pages of your notebooks, and keep on the mantelpiece forever.
The large shiny black forehead of the first whale was no more than two yards from us when it sank beneath the surface of the water, then we saw the huge blue-black bulk glide quietly under the raft right beneath our feet. It lay there for some time, dark and motionless, and we held our breath as we looked down on the gigantic curved back of a mammal a good deal longer than the raft.
A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
A woman must have money and a room of her own.
Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I to my friends.
Death is the enemy.... Against you I will fling myself, unvanquished and unyielding, O Death.
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