Some collaboration has to take place in the mind between the woman and the man before the art of creation can be accomplished. Some marriage of opposites has to be consummated. The whole of the mind must lie wide open if we are to get the sense that the
More Quotes from Virginia Woolf:If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?
There can be no two opinions as to what a highbrow is. He is the man or woman of thoroughbred intelligence who rides his mind at a gallop across country in pursuit of an idea.
I want the concentration and the romance, and the worlds all glued together, fused, glowing: have no time to waste any more on prose.
What is meant by ''reality'' It would seem to be something very erratic, very undependable -- now to be found in a dusty road, now in a scrap of newspaper in the street, now a daffodil in the sun. It lights up a group in a room and stamps some casual saying
Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
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I sang on Church Street, every place that had a stage.
Arresting and detaining these dangerous people can make sense, at least until a final decision is reached on their deportation. However, such detention must always be subject to time limits and court review.
Wake up, Carolee, the plane is waiting for us, we have to get to the game.