Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
Temperance and labor are the two best physicians of man; labor sharpens the appetite, and...
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the...
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
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...
A feeble body weakens the mind.
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
What I will be remembered for are the Foundation Trilogy and the Three Laws of...
When people say there is too much violence in [my books], what they are saying...