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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

Where all is well, there is no such thing as injustice. Justice and goodness are inseparable.
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
Où tout est bien, rien n’est injuste. La justice est inséparable de la bonté.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Émile, ou De l'éducation

German
Wo alles gut ist, gibt es nichts Ungerechtes. Gerechtigkeit ist von der Güte untrennbar.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile oder über die Erziehung




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The best is the enemy of good.”
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Do not wait to be perfect to start something good.”
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The usual pretext of those who make others unhappy is that they do it for their own good.”
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For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.”
Baltasar Gracian
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It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.”
René Descartes - Discourse on the Method
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Quotes about Justice:



Quotes for: Justice

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Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.”
Nelson Mandela
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There is no justice in putting strength on a level above wisdom.”
Xenophanes
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Justice without power is inefficient; power without justice is tyranny.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Justice seeks no reward.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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In affairs of state the principles and the foundations must be truth and justice.”
Demosthenes
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If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.”
Francis Bacon
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau also said...


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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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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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