Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quotes: Peter had a genius for imitation; but he lacked true genius, which is creative and makes all from nothing.
         

Peter had a genius for imitation; but he lacked true genius, which is creative and makes all from nothing.


Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Check all other quotes by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Jean-Jacques Rousseau Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Fri. 01 Mar. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/Peter-had-a-genius-for-imitation-but-700325>.





Check out


Other quotes of Jean-Jacques Rousseau


People in their natural state are basically good. But this natural innocence,however, is corrupted by the evils of society.

People in their natural state are basically good. But this natural innocence,however, is corrupted by the evils of society.



I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery.

I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery.



There are always four sides to a story: your side, their side, the truth and what really happened.

There are always four sides to a story: your side, their side, the truth and what really happened.



Freedom is the power to choose our own chains

Freedom is the power to choose our own chains



The freedom of Mankind does not lie in the fact that can do what we want, but that we do not have to do that which we do not want.

The freedom of Mankind does not lie in the fact that can do what we want, but that we do not have to do that which we do not want.



People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.

People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.



Why should we build our happiness on the opinons of others, when we can find it in our own hearts?

Why should we build our happiness on the opinons of others, when we can find it in our own hearts?



Those people who treat politics and morality separately will never understand either of them.

Those people who treat politics and morality separately will never understand either of them.



I am not made like any of those I have seen. I venture to believe that I am not made like any of those who are in existence. If I am not better, at least I am different.

I am not made like any of those I have seen. I venture to believe that I am not made like any of those who are in existence. If I am not better, at least I am different.



No one is happy unless he respects himself.

No one is happy unless he respects himself.





Other quotes you may like


The horror of the Pit lay in the emergence from it, with the return of her will, her caring, and her feeling of the need for meaning before the return of meaning itself.

The horror of the Pit lay in the emergence from it, with the return of her will, her caring, and her feeling of the need for meaning before the return of meaning itself.



The difficulty of living alone is that any mess he makes he is forced to clean up himself.No, the real difficulty of living alone is that no one cares if you are upset.

The difficulty of living alone is that any mess he makes he is forced to clean up himself.No, the real difficulty of living alone is that no one cares if you are upset.



No worthy problem is ever solved within the plane of its original conception.

No worthy problem is ever solved within the plane of its original conception.



Baptism is the gate through which all must enter to accomplish the Lord’s desire to bring to pass the immortality and eternal life of man.

Baptism is the gate through which all must enter to accomplish the Lord’s desire to bring to pass the immortality and eternal life of man.



The narrower we define autism, and the more strictly we control for particular behaviors, the more likely we are to find what I think are the subgroups of autism.

The narrower we define autism, and the more strictly we control for particular behaviors, the more likely we are to find what I think are the subgroups of autism.



Blue jeans are the most beautiful things since the gondola.

Blue jeans are the most beautiful things since the gondola.



Young entrepreneurs should spend an awful lot of time thinking about what they want to go into.

Young entrepreneurs should spend an awful lot of time thinking about what they want to go into.



Cat food. It stinks a bit, but if you don't put up with the smell, the little kitten will die.

Cat food. It stinks a bit, but if you don't put up with the smell, the little kitten will die.



Here are more quotes about chemistry and famous quotations made by chemists relating to their science. There's no way you can create a chemistry where none exists.

Here are more quotes about chemistry and famous quotations made by chemists relating to their science. There's no way you can create a chemistry where none exists.



In our society, the best predictor of a man's wealth is his wife's looks, and the best predictor of a woman's looks is her husband's wealth.

In our society, the best predictor of a man's wealth is his wife's looks, and the best predictor of a woman's looks is her husband's wealth.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "Peter had a genius for imitation; but he lacked true genius, which is creative and makes all from nothing.". Author of this quote is Jean-Jacques Rousseau. This quote is about creative, nihilism, genius, peter, imitation, true genius,.