However great a man’s natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned all at once.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
Learning is borrowed knowledge; genius is knowledge innate. – Jean Jacques Rousseau
Every person has a right to risk their own life for the preservation of it. – Jean Jacques Rousseau