To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity and even its duties
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
An honest man nearly always thinks justly.
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years...
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as...
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to...
Money is the seed of money.
Money is related to class only in the minds of people who have too much...
A fool and his money are soon parted.