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Virginia Woolf

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Biography - Virginia Woolf:

English writer.
Born: 1882 - Died: 1941
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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Rigid, the skeleton of habit alone upholds the human frame.
Virginia Woolf




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Custom is second nature.”
Augustine of Hippo
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The time at our disposal each day is elastic the passions we feel dilate it, those that inspire us shrink it, and habit fills it.”
Marcel Proust
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While love may overcome death, it happens that a small, mean habit can overcome love.”
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
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Custom is the great guide to human life.”
David Hume
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Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.”
Benjamin Franklin
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In fact, as a woman, I have no country. As a woman I want no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.”
Virginia Woolf
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Few people ask from books what books can give us.”
Virginia Woolf
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It is the nature of the artist to mind excessively what is said about him. Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others.”
Virginia Woolf
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Let a man get up and say, Behold, this is the truth, and instantly I perceive a sandy cat filching a piece of fish in the background. Look, you have forgotten the cat, I say.”
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Really I don't like human nature unless all candied over with art.”
Virginia Woolf
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It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.”
Virginia Woolf
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