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It is far more difficult to murder a phantom than a reality
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"It is far more difficult to murder a phantom than a reality"

- Virginia Woolf

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This quote by Virginia Woolf speaks to the power of the imagination and the trouble of attempting to manage it. Woolf is suggesting that it is much harder to eliminate a concept or concept than it is to eliminate a physical truth. This is because ideas and principles are intangible and can exist in the minds of many individuals, making them tough to get rid of. Woolf is likewise suggesting that the power of the imagination is greater than the power of physical truth. The idea of a phantom, or something that is not real, is more effective than something that is real because it can exist in the minds of many individuals and can be difficult to manage. Woolf is recommending that the power of the imagination is greater than the power of physical reality and that it is much more difficult to eliminate a concept or principle than it is to eliminate a physical reality.

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Virginia Woolf This quote is written / told by Virginia Woolf between January 25, 1882 and March 28, 1941. She was a famous Author from United Kingdom. The author also have 73 other quotes.

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