“True love, whatever you may say, will always be held in honour by mankind; for although its impulses…”

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“True love, whatever you may say, will always be held in honour by mankind; for although its impulses lead us astray, although it does not bar the door of the heart to certain detestable qualities, although it even gives rise to these, yet it always presupposes certain worthy characteristics, without which we should be incapable of love.”

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, or On Education

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