Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quote

At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.


Emile: selections (ed. 1956)

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At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.

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At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.

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At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.

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At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.