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Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.”

Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau



Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.”

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery.”

I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Freedom is the power to choose our own chains.”

Freedom is the power to choose our own chains.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains. Those who think themselves the masters of others are indeed greater slaves than they.”

Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains. Those who think themselves the masters of others are indeed greater slaves than they.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.”

People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you.”

The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “I have never believed that man’s freedom consisted in doing what he wants, but rather in never doing what he does not want to do.”

I have never believed that man’s freedom consisted in doing what he wants, but rather in never doing what he does not want to do.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The freedom of Mankind does not lie in the fact that can do what we want, but that we do not have to do that which we do not want.”

The freedom of Mankind does not lie in the fact that can do what we want, but that we do not have to do that which we do not want.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “I would rather be a man of paradoxes than a man of prejudices.”

I would rather be a man of paradoxes than a man of prejudices.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau



Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Equality, because without it there can be no liberty.”

Equality, because without it there can be no liberty.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.”

Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Rather suffer an injustice than commit one.”

Rather suffer an injustice than commit one.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The man who gets the most out of life is not the one who has lived it longest, but the one who has felt life most deeply.”

The man who gets the most out of life is not the one who has lived it longest, but the one who has felt life most deeply.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Slaves lose everything in their chains, even the desire of escaping from them.”

Slaves lose everything in their chains, even the desire of escaping from them.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “All kinds of frankness and honesty are terrible crimes in the eyes of society.”

All kinds of frankness and honesty are terrible crimes in the eyes of society.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Beware of listening to this impostor; you are undone if you once forget that the fruits of the earth belong to us all, and the earth itself to nobody.”

Beware of listening to this impostor; you are undone if you once forget that the fruits of the earth belong to us all, and the earth itself to nobody.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The general will is always right.”

The general will is always right.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Childhood has it’s own way of seeing, thinking, and feeling, and nothing is more foolish than to try to substitute ours for theirs.”

Childhood has it’s own way of seeing, thinking, and feeling, and nothing is more foolish than to try to substitute ours for theirs.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The falsification of history has done more to impede human development than any one thing known to mankind.”

The falsification of history has done more to impede human development than any one thing known to mankind.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau



Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “To be sane in a world of madman is in itself madness.”

To be sane in a world of madman is in itself madness.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “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.”

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


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “I may be no better, but at least I am different.”

I may be no better, but at least I am different.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “There are always four sides to a story: your side, their side, the truth and what really happened.”

There are always four sides to a story: your side, their side, the truth and what really happened.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Finance is a slave’s word.”

Finance is a slave’s word.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Trust your heart rather than your head.”

Trust your heart rather than your head.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Whoever refuses to obey the general will will be forced to do so by the entire body; this means merely that he will be forced to be free.”

Whoever refuses to obey the general will will be forced to do so by the entire body; this means merely that he will be forced to be free.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “We are reduced to asking others what we are. We never dare to ask ourselves.”

We are reduced to asking others what we are. We never dare to ask ourselves.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Civilization is a hopeless race to discover remedies for the evils it produces.”

Civilization is a hopeless race to discover remedies for the evils it produces.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.”

At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken.”

Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Living is not breathing but doing.”

Living is not breathing but doing.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one.”

You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.”

We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Everything we do not have at our birth and which we need when we are grown is given to us by education.”

Everything we do not have at our birth and which we need when we are grown is given to us by education.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Smell is the sense of memory and desire.”

Smell is the sense of memory and desire.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “I can only meditate when I am walking. When I stop, I cease to think; my mind works only with my legs.”

I can only meditate when I am walking. When I stop, I cease to think; my mind works only with my legs.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Men speak from knowledge, women from imagination.”

Men speak from knowledge, women from imagination.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “A man says what he knows, a woman says what will please.”

A man says what he knows, a woman says what will please.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.”

Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.”

Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.”

Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Whatever may be our natural talents, the art of writing is not acquired all at once.”

Whatever may be our natural talents, the art of writing is not acquired all at once.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.”

Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Quit thy childhood, my friend, and wake up!”

Quit thy childhood, my friend, and wake up!

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Universal silence must be taken to imply the consent of the people.”

Universal silence must be taken to imply the consent of the people.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.”

It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.”

Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms strength into right, and obedience into duty.”

The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms strength into right, and obedience into duty.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote: “Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.”

Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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