We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity...
Cities are the abyss of the human species
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make...
Our will is always for our own good, but we do not always see what...
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
The person who has lived the most is not the one who has lived the...
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life;...
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Temperance and labor are the two best physicians of man; labor sharpens the appetite, and...
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it....
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.