"I am very averse to bringing myself forward in print, but as my account will only appear as an appendage to a former production, and as it will be confined to such topics as have connection with my authorship alone, I can hardly accuse myself of a personal intrusion."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Marilyn Monroe
"My dreams were all my own I accounted for them to nobody they were my refuge when annoyed - my dearest pleasure when free."
"My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings."
"The agony of my feelings allowed me no respite no incident occurred from which my rage and misery could not extract its food."
"I do not wish women to have power over men but over themselves."
"The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more."