Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely...
As soon as public service ceases to be the chief business of the citizens, and...
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
I only see clearly what I remember.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
Cities are the abyss of the human species
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
A feeble body weakens the mind.
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil...
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.