To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity and even its duties
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
When a man dies he clutches in his hands only that which he has given...
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as...
A feeble body weakens the mind.
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years...
Our will is always for our own good, but we do not always see what...
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
Little privations are easily endured when the heart is better treated than the body
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
In Genoa, the word, libertas can be read on the front of prisons and on...
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
I only see clearly what I remember.
We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it....
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.