Very early, I knew that the only object in life was to grow.

-Margaret Fuller
Margaret Fuller

There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.

Margaret Fuller
Who can ever be alone for a moment in Italy? Every stone has a voice, every grain of dust seems instinct with spirit from the Past, every step recalls some line, some legend of long-neglected lore.
Margaret Fuller

I find no intellect comparable to my own

Margaret Fuller
Not one man, in the million, shall I say? no, not in the hundred million, can rise above the belief that woman was made for man ...
Margaret Fuller

We need to hear the excuses men make to themselves for their worthlessness.

Margaret Fuller
Two persons love in one another the future good which they aid one another to unfold.
Margaret Fuller

Drudgery is as necessary to call out the treasures of the mind, as harrowing and planting those of the earth.

Margaret Fuller
Man tells his aspiration in his God; but in his demon he shows his depth of experience.
Margaret Fuller

Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.

Margaret Fuller
Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.