Every man has a right to risk his own life for the preservation of it.
Jean Jacques Rousseau
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
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.
Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken.
Civilization is a hopeless race to discover remedies for the evils it produces.
Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days of absence, I am weary; She I love is far away.