Truth is no road to fortune
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as...
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to...
You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no...
However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned...
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members...
Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally...
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the...
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time...
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Never underestimate the power of passion.