Jean-Jacques Rousseau quote about waiting from Emile, or On Education - supreme joy is a hundredfold greater in anticipation than in possession; its savour is greater while we wait for it than when it is ours.
pick facebookpinterest < prevnext > picture source

supreme joy is a hundredfold greater in anticipation than in possession; its savour is greater while we wait for it than when it is ours.
 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, or On Education (1762). copy citation

edit
Author Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Source Emile, or On Education
Topic waiting joy anticipation
Date 1762
Language English
Reference
Note Translated by Barbara Foxley
Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/5427/pg5427-images.html

Meaning and analysis

write a note
report