MISFORTUNES in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
Buy the book from Amazon
 Current Search - misfortunes in Frankenstein
1  Henry deeply felt the misfortune of being debarred from a liberal education.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 3
2  Our conversations are not always confined to his own history and misfortunes.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 24
3  You, who call Frankenstein your friend, seem to have a knowledge of my crimes and his misfortunes.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 24
4  Your favourite schoolfellow, Louis Manoir, has suffered several misfortunes since the departure of Clerval from Geneva.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 6
5  Oppressed by the recollection of my various misfortunes, I now swallowed double my usual quantity and soon slept profoundly.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 21
6  Yesterday the stranger said to me, "You may easily perceive, Captain Walton, that I have suffered great and unparalleled misfortunes."
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Letter 4
7  I grasped his hand, and in a moment forgot my horror and misfortune; I felt suddenly, and for the first time during many months, calm and serene joy.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 5
8  Heavy misfortunes have befallen us, but let us only cling closer to what remains and transfer our love for those whom we have lost to those who yet live.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 22
9  Ever since the fatal night, the end of my labours, and the beginning of my misfortunes, I had conceived a violent antipathy even to the name of natural philosophy.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 6
10  You may easily imagine that I was much gratified by the offered communication, yet I could not endure that he should renew his grief by a recital of his misfortunes.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Letter 4
11  He wished as much as possible to obliterate the memory of the scenes that had taken place in Ireland and never alluded to them or suffered me to speak of my misfortunes.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 22
12  Even now I weep to think that, borne down as you are by the cruellest misfortunes, you may stifle, by the word 'honour,' all hope of that love and happiness which would alone restore you to yourself.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 22
13  I would not disturb you at this period, when so many misfortunes weigh upon you, but a conversation that I had with my uncle previous to his departure renders some explanation necessary before we meet.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 22
14  I feel exquisite pleasure in dwelling on the recollections of childhood, before misfortune had tainted my mind and changed its bright visions of extensive usefulness into gloomy and narrow reflections upon self.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 2
15  He could have endured poverty, and while this distress had been the meed of his virtue, he gloried in it; but the ingratitude of the Turk and the loss of his beloved Safie were misfortunes more bitter and irreparable.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 14
16  There were women weeping around; I hung over it and joined my sad tears to theirs; all this time no distinct idea presented itself to my mind, but my thoughts rambled to various subjects, reflecting confusedly on my misfortunes and their cause.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 23
17  She looked forward to our union with placid contentment, not unmingled with a little fear, which past misfortunes had impressed, that what now appeared certain and tangible happiness might soon dissipate into an airy dream and leave no trace but deep and everlasting regret.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 22
Your search result possibly is over 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.