Quotes by Vera Brittain

Vera Brittain
Perhaps some day the sun will shine again,
And I shall see that still the skies are blue,
And feel one more I do not live in vain,
Although bereft of you.


#464   |   |

There is still, I think, not enough recognition by teachers of the fact that the desire to think (...) must be induced before the power is developed. Most people, whether men or women, wish above all else to be comfortable, and thought is a pre-eminently uncomfortable process. |

#465   |   |

There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see. |

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