More From Jean de la Bruyere
- "There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience."
- "Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its shortness."
- "They that have lived a single day have lived an age."
More In Happiness
- "Life is to be fortified by many friendships. To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence."― Sydney Smith
- "And perfect happiness? Man, that’s a… the pool is about 92 degrees, the Jacuzzi is about 102 and an avocado farm."― Jamie Foxx
- "Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion."― Jean-Jacques Rousseau