"Children, I grant, should be innocent but when the epithet is applied to men, or women, it is but a civil term for weakness."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Mary Wollstonecraft on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Mary Wollstonecraft on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Mary Wollstonecraft on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Mary Wollstonecraft on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Mary Wollstonecraft on John Lennon
"The divine right of husbands, like the divine right of kings, may, it is hoped, in this enlightened age, be contested without danger."
"In every age there has been a stream of popular opinion that has carried all before it, and given a family character, as it were, to the century."
"Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison."
"Men and women must be educated, in a great degree, by the opinions and manners of the society they live in."
"Virtue can only flourish among equals."
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