Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
I only see clearly what I remember.
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible...
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which...
Little privations are easily endured when the heart is better treated than the body
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the...
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...