It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Cities are the abyss of the human species
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which...
However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned...
We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life;...
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins...
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
Money is the seed of money.
At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely...
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for...