Mary Wollstonecraft Quote

For any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little strength by a slight exertion of its thinking powers; besides, even the productions that are only addressed to the imagination, raise the reader a little above the gross gratification of appetites, to which the mind has not given a shade of delicacy.


A vindication of the rights of woman: with strictures on political and moral subjects (ed. 1796)

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For any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little...

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For any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little...

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For any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little...

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For any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little...