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Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Women, in general, are not attracted to art at all, nor knowledge, and not at all to genius.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Taste is, so to speak, the microscope of the judgment.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The right of conquest has no foundation other than the right of the strongest.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The mechanism she employs is much more powerful than ours, for all her levers move the human heart.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms his strength into right, and obedience into duty.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Hatred, as well as love, renders its votaries credulous.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The body politic, like the human body, begins to die from its birth, and bears in itself the causes of its destruction.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Provided a man is not mad, he can be cured of every folly but vanity.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean to say, and to finish without knowing what you have written.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The thirst after happiness is never extinguished in the heart of man
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which he will have the most need to know.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
One loses all the time which he might employ to better purpose.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
He who pretends to look upon death without fear, lies
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
There exists one book, which, to my taste, furnishes the happiest treatise of natural education. What then is this marvelous book? Is it Aristotle? Is it Pliny, is it Buffon? No-it is Robinson Crusoe.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
I have suffered too much in this world not to hope for another.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Remorse sleeps during a prosperous period but wakes up in adversity.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Men and nations can only be reformed in their youth; they become incorrigible as they grow old.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Accent is the soul of language; it gives to it both feeling and truth.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Everything is good when it leaves the hands of the Creator; everything degenerates in the hands of man.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Universal silence must be taken to imply the consent of the people.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Every man has a right to risk his own life for the preservation of it.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time in order to save it
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
It is too difficult to think nobly when one only thinks to get a living.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
Nature never deceives us; it is always we who deceive ourselves.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau
My liveliest delight is in having conquered myself.
—  Jean Jacques Rousseau

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