Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Jacques Rousseau (1712 - 1778)
Contributed by: Zaady
He who pretends to look upon death without fear, lies
Force does not constitute right...obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
Source: The Social Contract, 1762
Government originated in the attempt to find a form of association that defends and protects the person and property of each with the common force of all.
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.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless
The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time in order to save it
The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms his strength into right, and obedience into duty.
In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist.
Provided a man is not mad, he can be cured of every folly but vanity.
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