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Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Quote of Jean-Jacques Rousseau - There is no happiness without courage...


Biography - Jean-Jacques Rousseau:

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

Quote

There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education



Note  

Note




Source: Emile, or On Education

Wikisource - Œuvres complètes de Jean-Jacques Rousseau (fr)




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Il n'y a point de bonheur sans courage, ni de vertu sans combat.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Émile, ou De l'éducation

German
Es gibt kein Glück ohne Mut, noch Tugend ohne Kampf.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile oder über die Erziehung




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See also...



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Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.”
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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.”
Michel de Montaigne

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Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.”
Ludwig van Beethoven




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Have courage to use your own reason!”
Immanuel Kant - Answering the Question: What is Enlightenment?
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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
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Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
Mark Twain
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The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.”
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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Audacity augments courage hesitation, fear.”
Publilius Syrus - Sentences
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It is better to trust in ability than in luck.”
Publilius Syrus - Sentences
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Quotes about happiness:



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I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.”
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo - Les deux trouvailles de Gallus
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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.”
Seneca - De Vita Beata
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To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.”
Gaston Bachelard - La Psychanalyse du feu
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Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove.”
Jeremy Bentham
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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Quotes about virtue:



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Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.”
Baruch Spinoza
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The virtues lose themselves in interest as the rivers are lost in the sea.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims
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Humility is not a virtue; that is, it does not arise from reason.”
Baruch Spinoza - Ethics
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Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.”
John Locke
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He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north polar star, which keeps its place and all the stars turn towards it.”
Confucius
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Prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.”
Francis Bacon - Essays
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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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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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There is only one science to teach to children. It is that of man's duties.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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