Man is born free, and everywhere he is in shackles.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
When something an affliction happens to you, you either let it defeat you, or you...
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for...
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible...
Temperance and labor are the two best physicians of man; labor sharpens the appetite, and...
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
Cities are the abyss of the human species
Watch a cat when it enters a room for the first time. It searches and...
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins...
It is a mania shared by philosophers of all ages to deny what exists and...