The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
I have resolved on an enterprise that has no precedent and will have no imitator....
Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make...
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
As soon as public service ceases to be the chief business of the citizens, and...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.