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(About Opportunity, Present)

Continue for the present to write to me by every opportunity: I may receive your letters on some occasions when I need them most to support my spirits.

("Frankenstein")


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How dangerous is the acquirement of knowledge and how much happier that man is who believes his native town to be the world, than he who aspires to be greater than his nature will allow.
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Who shall conceive the horrors of my secret toil as I dabbled among the unhallowed damps of the grave or tortured the living animal to animate the lifeless clay?
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When one creature is murdered, another is immediately deprived of life in a slow torturing manner; then the executioners, their hands yet reeking with the blood of innocence, believe that they have done a great deed.
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When happy, inanimate nature had the power of bestowing on me the most delightful sensations.
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Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.
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My spirit will sleep in peace; or if it thinks, it will not surely think thus. Farewell.
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