Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins...
It is a mania shared by philosophers of all ages to deny what exists and...
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
Little privations are easily endured when the heart is better treated than the body
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely...
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
Every state funeral that shines is on its decline
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
I only see clearly what I remember.