Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for...
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Little privations are easily endured when the heart is better treated than the body
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and...
We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which...
I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
However great a man's natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned...
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance...
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own:...
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible...
Watch a cat when it enters a room for the first time. It searches and...
I only see clearly what I remember.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.