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Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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Biography - Jean-Jacques Rousseau:

Genevan philosopher, writer and composer.
Born: 1712 - Died: 1778
Period:
18th century
Place of birth: Switzerland
Switzerland

Quote

There is only one science to teach to children. It is that of man's duties.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Il n’y a qu’une science à enseigner aux enfants : c’est celle des devoirs de l’homme.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Émile, ou De l'éducation

German
Nur in einer einzigen Wissenschaft muss man die Kinder unterweisen, in der Wissenschaft von den Pflichten des Menschen.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile oder über die Erziehung




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Quotes

Quotes about science:



Quotes for: science

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Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.”
François Rabelais - Gargantua and Pantagruel
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.”
Immanuel Kant
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Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.”
Paul Valéry
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A theory which is not refutable by any conceivable event is non-scientific. Irrefutability is not a virtue of a theory (as people often think) but a vice.”
Karl Popper - Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge
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Quotes for: duty:



Quotes for: duty

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I know of only one duty, and that is to love.”
Albert Camus - Carnets
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Love is a better teacher than duty.”
Albert Einstein
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Among the special duties to others, the first is Truthfulness in speech and action.”
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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Freedom is not constituted primarily of privilege but of responsibilities.”
Albert Camus
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It is much easier to obey your superior than to command yourself; and when you can do whatever you want, it's not easy to want only what you have to.”
Louis XIV
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Health is the primary duty of life.”
Oscar Wilde - The Importance of Being Earnest
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Quotes

Quotes about man, all human beings:



Quotes for: Man

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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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Man is the future of man.”
Francis Ponge
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No man is weak by choice.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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We build too many walls and not enough bridges.”
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The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition.”
Albert Camus - Chroniques
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau also said...


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Where all is well, there is no such thing as injustice. Justice and goodness are inseparable.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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Obedience to the law one has prescribed for oneself is freedom.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Of the Social Contract, or Principles of Political Right
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It is in man's heart that the life of nature's spectacle exists; to see it, one must feel it.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Confidence raises the soul.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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