Jean-Jacques Rousseau quotes

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I only see clearly what I remember.
My bad head cannot adjust itself to the way things are.... If I want to depict spring, it has to be in wintertime; if I want to de ...
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
I have resolved on an enterprise that has no precedent and will have no imitator. I want to set before my fellow human beings a ma ...
I may be no better, but at least I am different.
I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
The first man, who after enclosing a piece of ground, took it into his head to say, this is mine, and found people simple enough t ...
Every animal has ideas, since it has senses; it even combines those ideas in a certain degree; and it is only in degree that man d ...
There are two things to be considered with regard to any scheme. In the first place, "Is it good in itself?" In the second, "Can i ...
We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life; born a human being, and born a man.
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