In people's eyes, in the swing, tramp, and trudge in the bellow and uproar the carriages, motor cars, omnibuses, vans, sandwich men shuffling and swinging brass bands barrel organs in the triumph and the jingle and the strange high singing of some aeroplane overhead was what she loved life London this moment in June.
More Quotes from Virginia Woolf:The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
There is much to support the view that it is clothes that wear us, and not we, them; we may make them take the mould of arm or breast, but they mould our hearts, our brains, our tongues to their liking.
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No doubt Western civilization has in the past been full of wars and revolutions, and the national elements in our culture, even when they were ignored, always provided an unconscious driving force of passion and aggressive self-assertion.
The new always carries with it the sense of violation, of sacrilege. What is dead is sacred; what is new, that is different, is evil, dangerous, or subversive.
I still do some inking here and there and I've actually got a book that I'm going to ink entirely.