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The eyes of others our prisons their thoughts our cages
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"The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages"

- Virginia Woolf

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In this quote, Virginia Woolf is speaking with the concept that frequently the judgment of others can keep us trapped and limit our capacity. The "eyes of others" represent the look and attention of those around us, which can often seem like a jail that we can not get away. Likewise, the "ideas" of others can restrict us and limit our own beliefs and concepts. By acknowledging the power that the opinions of others can hold over us, we can break free from the restrictions that we impose upon ourselves and live more freely and authentically.

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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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