Popular The Hours Quotes
Clarissa Vaughn: I remember one morning getting up at dawn, there was such a sense of possibility. You know, that feeling? And I remember thinking to myself: So, this is the beginning of happiness. This is where it starts. And of course there will always be more. It never occurred to me it wasn't the beginning. It was happiness. It was the moment. Right then.
Say something, Nessa! Didn't you think I seemed better?Virginia Woolf
Dear Leonard. To look life in the face, always, to look life in the face and to know it for what it is. At last to know it, to love it for what it is, and then, to put it away. Leonard, always the years between us, always the years. Always the love. Always the hours.Virginia Woolf
When I'm with him I feel... Yes, I am living. And when I'm not with him... Yes, everything does seem sort of silly.Clarissa Vaughn
Virginia Woolf: Do you think I may one day escape?
Vanessa Bell: One day.
Clarissa Vaughn: You do have good days still. You know you do.
Richard Brown: Not really. I mean, it's kind of you to say so, but it's not really true.
But if it is a choice between Richmond and death, I choose death.Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf: I'm dying in this town.
Leonard Woolf: If you were thinking clearly, Virginia, you would recall it was London that brought you low.
Virginia Woolf: If I were thinking clearly? If I were thinking clearly?
Leonard Woolf: We brought you to Richmond to give you peace.
The thought of this life, that's what kept me going. I had an idea of our happiness.Dan Brown
Leonard, I believe I may have a first sentence.Virginia Woolf
This is my right; it is the right of every human being. I choose not the suffocating anesthetic of the suburbs, but the violent jolt of the Capital, that is my choice. The meanest patient, yes, even the very lowest is allowed some say in the matter of her own prescription. Thereby she defines her humanity. I wish, for your sake, Leonard, I could be happy in this quietness.Virginia Woolf
I don't think two people could have been happier than we've been.Richard Brown