"Plant and your spouse plants with you weed and you weed alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Marilyn Monroe
"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."
"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."
"Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all education? It is not to save time, but to squander it."