I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
God made me and broke the mold.
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned...
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as...
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own:...
Truth is no road to fortune
It is an eternal truth in the political as well as the mystical body, that...
Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the...