You cannot find peace by avoiding life, Leonard.Virginia Woolf
All my life I could do anything. I could do anything, really. Except the one thing I wanted.Kitty
Clarissa Vaughn: He came out behind me. He put his hand on my shoulder...â€Good morning, Mrs. Dalloway." From then on I've been stuck.
Louis Waters: Stuck?
Clarissa Vaughn: Yep. With the name, I mean.
It's on this day. This day of all days. Her fate becomes clear to her.Virginia Woolf
Did it matter, then, she asked herself, walking toward Bond Street. Did it matter that she must inevitably cease, completely. All this must go on without her. Did she resent it? Or did it not become consoling to believe that death ended absolutely? It is possible to die. It is possible to die.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
They're all here, aren't they? All the ghosts... All the ghosts are assembling for the party!Julia
Do you think it's possible that bad writing actually attracts a higher incidence of error?Leonard Woolf
Virginia Woolf: You return to what?
Vanessa Bell: Tonight. Oh, just some insufferable dinner not even you could envy, Virginia.
Virginia Woolf: But I do.
Angelica Bell: What were you thinking about?
Virginia Woolf: I was going to kill my heroine. But I've changed my mind.
I've stayed alive for you. But now you have to let me go.Richard Brown
I had this wonderful notion. I took the Xanax and the Ritalin together. It had never occurred to me!Richard Brown