An honest man nearly always thinks justly.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
As soon as public service ceases to be the chief business of the citizens, and...
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to...
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life;...
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
It is a mania shared by philosophers of all ages to deny what exists and...
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in shackles.
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.