Very jaded and tired and depressed and cross Must fill my mind with air and light, and walk and blanket it in fog.
More quotes by Virginia Woolf
It is permissible even for a dying hero to think before he dies how men will speak of him hereafter. His fame lasts perhaps two thousand years. And what are two thousand years?… What, indeed, if you look from a mountain top down the long wastes of the ages? The very stone one kicks with one’s boot will outlast Shakespeare.
More quotes about Life
The finest clothing made is a person’s own skin, but, of course, society demands something more than this.
You learn from a conglomeration of the incredible past — whatever experience gotten in any way whatsoever.
Effective negotiators have a style that those whom they are trying to influence, relate to and admire.
Anytime I want to feel closer to the ocean, I just lay by your side and listen to the waves ebb and swell in every breath you give and take, and feel each one crash inside of me. I knew from the first time I saw you that whoever said empty shells carried the ocean’s songs had never met you before.
Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together.
Success means different things in different parts of my life, but overall if I have to define ultimately what success means – the bottom line – then for me it’s if the family is healthy and happy.
There are people who strictly deprive themselves of each and every eatable, drinkable, and smokable which has in any way acquired a shady reputation. They pay this price for health. And health is all they get for it. How strange it is. It is like paying out your whole fortune for a cow that has gone dry.
If you harbor hatred, anger, and bitterness (towards her), then you are absolutely locked into a bond through those negative emotions.