It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it....
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
It is not the end of joy that makes old age so sad, but the...
It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead...
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness