Winifred Holtby Quotes

Winifred Holtby Quotes: Sorrow and frustration have their power. The world is moved by people with great discontents. Happiness is a drug. It can make men blind and deaf and insensible to reality. There are times when only sorrow can give to sorrow.
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Winifred Holtby Quote: I can't think why I was cursed with this inordinate desire to write, if the high gods weren't going to give me some more adquate means of expressing myself than that which my present pedestrian prose affords.
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Quotes about Winifred Holtby: We each live in a private, distorted, individual world - stars turning in space, warmed for a moment by each other's light, then lost in infinite distance.
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Quote about Winifred Holtby: Love needs the stiffening of respect, the give and take of equality.
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Winifred Holtby Sayings: it is the brevity of life which makes it tolerable; its experiences have value because they have an end.
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Winifred Holtby Saying: There's never been a lack of men willing to die bravely. The trouble is to find a few able to live sensibly.
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