Jean de La Bruyère
(Aug 1645 - 10 May 1696)
French author and satirist.
Science Quotes by Jean de La Bruyère (1 quote)
Criticism is as often a trade as a science, requiring, as it does, more health than wit, more labour than capacity, more practice than genius.
— Jean de La Bruyère
In John Timbs (ed.), Laconics; or, The Best Words of the Best Authors (1929), 156.