He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Truth is no road to fortune
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
God made me and broke the mold.
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...
Gratitude is a vaccine, an antitoxin, and an antiseptic
Ingratitude is monstrous