Man is born free, and everywhere he is in shackles.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own:...
When something an affliction happens to you, you either let it defeat you, or you...
I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally...
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years...
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as...
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Our will is always for our own good, but we do not always see what...
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Heroism is not only in the man, but in the occasion
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody