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 prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
God made me and broke the mold.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in shackles.
The person who has lived the most is not the one who has lived the...
Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible...
Cities are the abyss of the human species
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for...
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
The property of power is to protect.