"The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"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."