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 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Conscience is the voice of the soul the passions of the body.”
 Henri Rousseau - “We are the two great painters of this era you are in the Egyptian style, I in the modern style.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “The thirst after happiness is never extinguished in the heart of man.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “The greatest braggarts are usually the biggest cowards.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “We are born weak, we need strength helpless, we need aid foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Great men never make bad use of their superiority they see it, and feel it, and are not less modest. The more they have, the more they know their own deficiencies.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “I have suffered too much in this world not to hope for another.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “The world of reality has its limits the world of imagination is boundless”
 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 - “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.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Force does not constitute right...obedience is due only to legitimate powers.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “He who pretends to look upon death without fear, lies”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.”
 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 - “The mechanism she employs is much more powerful than ours, for all her levers move the human heart.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Women, in general, are not attracted to art at all, nor knowledge, and not at all to genius.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “Provided a man is not mad, he can be cured of every folly but vanity.”
 Jean Jacques Rousseau - “In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist.”
 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 - “The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time in order to save it”

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