We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned...
Temperance and labor are the two best physicians of man; labor sharpens the appetite, and...
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes...
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
In Genoa, the word, libertas can be read on the front of prisons and on...
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
Truth is no road to fortune
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know.
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in shackles.