Vera Mary Brittain Quotes

Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.

Vera Mary Brittain

I know one husband and wife who, whatever the official reasons given to the court for the break up of their marriage, were really divorced because the husband believed that nobody ought to read while he was talking and the wife that nobody ought to talk while she was reading.

Vera Mary Brittain

It is probably true to say that the largest scope for change still lies in mens attitude to women, and in womens attitude to themselves.

Vera Mary Brittain

All that a pacifist can undertakebut it is a very great dealis to refuse to kill, injure or otherwise cause suffering to another human creature, and untiringly to order his life by the rule of love though others may be captured by hate.

Vera Mary Brittain

Meek wifehood is no part of my profession; / I am your friend, but never your possession.

Vera Mary Brittain

We should never be at the mercy of Providence if only we understood that we ourselves are Providence.

Vera Mary Brittain

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