It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years...
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
A feeble body weakens the mind.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible...
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the...
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
In Genoa, the word, libertas can be read on the front of prisons and on...
All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
God made me and broke the mold.
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
In relations between the rich and the strong, between the rich and the poor, between...
The God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time; the hand...