Rousseau, Volume 2

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Macmillan, 1900

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Página 159 - COMMONWEALTH" is said to be "instituted" when a "multitude" of men do agree and "covenant, every one with every one" that to whatsoever "man," or "assembly of men," shall be given by the major part the "right " to "present" the person of them all, that is to say, to be their "representative"; every one, as well he that "voted for it...
Página 262 - ... any two sides of a triangle are greater than- the third side. That there is a mysterious being penetrating all creation with force, was not a proposition to be demonstrated, but only the poor description in words of an habitual mood going far deeper into life than words can ever carry us. Without for a single moment falling off into the nullities of pantheism, neither did he for a single moment suffer his thought to stiffen and grow hard in the formal lines of a theological definition or a systematic...
Página 270 - Yes ! if the life and death of Socrates were those of a sage, the life and death of Jesus were those of a God.
Página 178 - Plato, a man of high authority indeed, but least of all for his commonwealth, in the book of his Laws, which no city ever yet received, fed his fancy with making many edicts to his airy burgomasters, which they who otherwise admire him, wish had been rather buried and excused in the genial cups of an Academic night-sitting.
Página 149 - This legislative is not only the supreme power of the commonwealth, but sacred and unalterable in the hands where the community have once placed it...
Página 159 - ... or assembly of men shall be given by the major part the right to present the person of them all, that is to say, to be their representative; every one, as well he that voted for it as he that voted against it, shall authorize all the actions and judgments of that man or assembly of men in the same manner as if they were his own, to the end to live peaceably amongst themselves and be protected against other men.
Página 348 - Works by James Smetham. LETTERS. With an Introductory Memoir. Edited by SARAH SMETHAM and WILLIAM DAVIES. With a Portrait. LITERARY WORKS. Edited by WILLIAM DAVIES. Life of Swift. By Sir HENRY CRAIK, KCB 2 Vols.
Página 241 - Thus the whole education of women ought to be relative to men. To please them, to be useful to them, to make themselves loved and honored by them, to educate them when young, to care for them when grown, to counsel them, to console them, and to make life agreeable and sweet to them — these are the duties of women at all times, and what should be taught them from their infancy.
Página 348 - WESTWARD Ho! 2 Vols. HYPATIA. 2 Vols. YEAST, i Vol. ALTON LOCKE. 2 Vols. Two YEARS AGO. 2 Vols. HEREWARD THE WAKE.
Página 41 - Chinese, of ten times my fortune, would avail himself of such an opportunity without scruple; and why should not I, who want money as much as any mandarin in China ? Rousseau would have been charmed to have seen me so occupied, and would have exclaimed, with rapture, " that he had found the " Emilius, who (he supposed) had subsisted only in '•

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