Jean de la Bruyere Quotes

There is not in the world so toilsome a trade as the pursuit of fame; life concludes before you have so much as sketched your work.

 
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Jean de la Bruyere
Jean de la Bruyere
  • Born: August 16, 1645
  • Nationality: French
  • Profession: Philosopher

Jean de la Bruyère was a French philosopher and moralist, who was noted for his satire.