Best Quotes by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (Top 10)

  1. Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.
  2. Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.
  3. If I cannot inspire love, I will cause fear!
  4. . . . the companions of our childhood always possess a certain power over our minds which hardly any later friend can obtain.
  5. Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void, but out of chaos.
  6. There is love in me the likes of which you've never seen. There is rage in me the likes of which should never escape. If I am not satisfied int he one, I will indulge the other.
  7. My dreams were all my own; I accounted for them to nobody; they were my refuge when annoyed - my dearest pleasure when free.
  8. Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
  9. ...if I see but one smile on your lips when we meet, occasioned by this or any other exertion of mine, I shall need no other happiness.
  10. The fallen angel becomes a malignant devil.

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