We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Money is the seed of money.
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which...
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Our will is always for our own good, but we do not always see what...
Free people, remember this maxim: We may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if...
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
The person who has lived the most is not the one who has lived the...
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
War then, is a relation - not between man and man: but between state and...
Truth is no road to fortune
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for...
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to...
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves
The right of nature... is the liberty each man hath to use his own power,...
Pity those who nature abuses; never those who abuse nature.