"Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on William Shakespeare
"O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for the hour of pleasure, but for the one that follows it."
"Plant and your spouse plants with you weed and you weed alone."
"Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death."
"No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and the law carried the death penalty against atheists, I would begin by sending to the stake whoever denounced another."
"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."