Frankenstein Quotes

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  • Frankenstein
    • waltons letters
      • first description of the creature: "shape of a man, but apparently of gigantic structure"
      • power of nature: "discover the wondrous power of the needle.
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    • search for knowledge
      • "deeply smitten with the thirst for knowledge"
      • "the world was to me a secret which i desired to divine"
      • "It was the secrets of heaven and earth that I desired to learn"
      • "I ardently required the acquisition of knowledge"
    • Power of nature
      • "sublime shapes of the mountains"
      • "sublime and magnificent scenes... elevated me from all littleness of feeling"
      • " fresh air and bright sun seldom failed to restore me"
      • "my eyes were fixed and unobserving" (when in london to create the femae creature)
      • "my eyes were insensible to the charm of nature"
    • Foreshadowing
      • "destiny was too potent and her immutable laws had decreed my utter and terrible destruction"
      • "the train of my ideas would never have received the fatal impulse thart led to my ruin."
    • Creature
      • "a new species would bless me as its creator."
      • "the beauty of the DREAM had vanished"
      • "i beheld the wretch."
      • "catastrophe"


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