Saturday June 18th 2011

saturday-june-18th-2011 Truth

Thought for the Day

“If you do not tell the truth about yourself
you cannot tell it about other people.”

~ Virginia Woolf

*Adeline Virginia Woolf

Born: 25 January 1882 London, England, UK
Died: 28 March 1941 (Age 59) near Lewes, East Sussex, England

An English author, essayist, publisher, and writer of short stories, regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures of the twentieth century.

During the interwar period, Woolf was a significant figure in London literary society and a member of the Bloomsbury Group. Her most famous works include the novels Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927) and Orlando (1928), and the book-length essay A Room of One’s Own (1929), with its famous dictum, “A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.”

*Source | More

See also  Wednesday December 23rd 2009
Rate article
Thought for Today
Add a comment