True Christians are made to be slaves, and they know it and do not mind; this short life counts for too little in their eyes
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
Money is the seed of money.
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all...
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it....
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
One is only happy before he is happy
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized...
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.