Express Your Feelings With These Heartwarming Virginia Woolf Love Quotes
These Virginia Woolf Love Quotes Will Come From The Heart
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Virginia Woolf was a genius when it came to words. She spread her wisdom of love and life through her many novels, including The Waves, Mrs Dalloway, Orlando: A Biography plus many more. If you have yet to read her books, you've at least seen the popular movie adaptations.
Woolf wasn't shy, either. That's what makes her romance quotes so inspiring and useful. Her words are energized with raw emotion. Check out these brutally heartwarming quotes written by Woolf we've put together.
Virginia Woolf Love Quotes
"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well."
"I see you everywhere, in the stars, in the river, to me you're everything that exists; the reality of everything."
"What if I told you I’m incapable of tolerating my own heart?"
"They went in and out of each other's minds without any effort."
"Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?"
"To look life in the face, always, to look life in the face, and to know it for what it is...at last, to love it for what it is, and then, to put it away..."
Virginia Woolf Love Quotes From The Waves
"And you wish to be a poet; and you wish to be a lover."
"But our hatred is almost indistinguishable from our love."
"I know what loves are trembling into fire; how jealousy shoots its green flashes hither and thither; how intricately love crosses love; love makes knots; love brutally tears them apart. I have been knotted; I have been torn apart."
"Let us again pretend that life is a solid substance, shaped like a globe, which we turn about in our fingers. Let us pretend that we can make out a plain and logical story, so that when one matter is despatched—love for instance—we go on, in an orderly manner, to the next."
Virginia Woolf Love Quotes From Mrs Dalloway
"But nothing is so strange when one is in love (and what was this except being in love?) as the complete indifference of other people."
"Fear no more, says the heart..."
"To love makes one solitary."
"Fear no more, says the heart, committing its burden to some sea, which sighs collectively for all sorrows, and renews, begins, collects, lets fall."
Virginia Woolfe Love Quotes From Orlando: A Biography
"Love, the poet said, is woman's whole existence."
"The flower bloomed and faded. The sun rose and sank. The lover loved and went. And what the poets said in rhyme, the young translated into practice."
"Her eyes are pure stars, and her fingers, if they touch you, freeze you to the bone."
More Love Quotes By Virginia Woolf
"Just in case you ever foolishly forget; I'm never not thinking of you."
"When the body escaped mutilation, seldom did the heart go to the grave unscarred."
"One must love everything."
"He called her a melon, a pineapple, an olive tree, an emerald, and a fox in the snow all in the space of three seconds; he did not know whether he had heard her, tasted her, seen her, or all three together."
"Yet, she said to herself, from the dawn of time odes have been sung to love; wreaths heaped and roses; and if you asked nine people out of ten they would say they wanted nothing but this love; while the women, judging from her own experience, would all the time be feeling, this is not what we want; there is nothing more tedious, puerile, and inhumane than this; yet it is also beautiful and necessary."
"Well, I really don't advise a woman who wants to have things her own way to get married."
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