Philosopher Mary Wollstonecraft on the Imagination and Its Seductive Power in Human Relationships — Brain Pickings

“These emotions … appear to me to be the distinctive characteristic of genius, the foundation of taste, and of that exquisite relish for the beauties of nature, of which the common herd of eaters and drinkers and child-begeters, certainly have no idea.” “Independence I have long considered as the grand blessing of life, the basis…

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