Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
The person who has lived the most is not the one who has lived the...
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
An honest man nearly always thinks justly.
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
I have resolved on an enterprise that has no precedent and will have no imitator....
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
One is only happy before he is happy
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Money is the seed of money.
All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
When something an affliction happens to you, you either let it defeat you, or you...