Young women... you are, in my opinion, disgracefully ignorant. You have never made a discovery of any sort of importance. You have never shaken an empire or led an army into battle. The plays by Shakespeare are not by you, and you have never introduced a barbarous race to the blessings of civilization. What is your excuse.
More Quotes from Virginia Woolf:The word-coining genius, as if thought plunged into a sea of words and came up dripping.
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title.
I thought how unpleasant it is to be locked out; and I thought how it is worse, perhaps, to be locked in.
A tearing wind last night. A flurry of red clouds, hard, a water colour mass of purple and black, soft as a water ice, then hard slices of intense green stone, blue stone and a ripple of crimson light.
You send a boy to school in order to make friends - the right sort.
The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.
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