Quotation by Henrik Ibsen

Ah, I fancy it is just the same with most of what you call your "emancipation." You have read yourself into a number of new ideas and opinions. You have got a sort of smattering of recent discoveries in various fields—discoveries that seem to overthrow certain principles which have hitherto been held impregnable and unassailable. But all this has only been a matter of intellect, Miss West—superficial acquisition. It has not passed into your blood.
Henrik Ibsen (1828–1906), Norwegian dramatist. Rector Kroll, in Rosmersholm, act 3.

Addressing Rebecca West.
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