To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which he will have the most need to know.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right...
Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
An honest man nearly always thinks justly.
Honest people are easily deceived
We must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that...
No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's...
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action