Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
True Christians are made to be slaves, and they know it and do not mind;...
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own:...
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally...
Money is the seed of money.
I have resolved on an enterprise that has no precedent and will have no imitator....
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely...
Every state funeral that shines is on its decline
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
God made me and broke the mold.
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years...
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.