However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned all at once.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins...
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Every state funeral that shines is on its decline
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
Truth is no road to fortune
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
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...
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.