You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes
Truth is no road to fortune
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these...
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Religious persecutors are not believers, they are rascals.
Childhood is the sleep of reason.C
Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.
I have resolved on an enterprise that has no precedent and will have no imitator....
Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
A feeble body weakens the mind.
I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery
At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely...
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which...
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean...
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
In Genoa, the word, libertas can be read on the front of prisons and on...
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
(Liberty) is indeed little less than a name, where the Government is too feeble to...
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have...
Slaves would be tyrants were the chance theirs