Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Cities are the abyss of the human species
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own:...
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
Every state funeral that shines is on its decline
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
You go to school, you get a master's degree, you study Shakespeare and you wind...
Beneath this stone I lie, the famous woman who loosed her zone to one man...