Lucius annaeus seneca Quotes

β€œMen do not care how nobly they live, but only how long, a...

β€œMen do not care how nobly they live, but only how long, although it is within the reach of every man to live nobly, but within no man's power to live long.” - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Religion is regarded by the common peopl...

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"All cruelty spri...

"All cruelty springs from weakness"- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œI shall never be ashamed of ...

β€œI shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.” - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œWhile we are postp...

β€œWhile we are postponing, life speeds by.” ―Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"Most powerful is he who...

"Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power." --Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"He who decides a case without hearing the...

"He who decides a case without hearing the other side, though he decide justly, cannot be considered just." -- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"It is not because things are difficult that...

"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." --Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Difficulties strengthen ...

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œWe are more often frightened than hu...

β€œWe are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality” ― Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"As is a tale, so is life: not ho...

"As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"A gem cannot be polished withou...

"A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials." --Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"In the last ages of the world there shall come a time when the Ocean Sea will loosen its bonds,...

"In the last ages of the world there shall come a time when the Ocean Sea will loosen its bonds, and a great land will appear, and a navigator like him who guided Jason will discover a new world, and then the isle of Thule will no longer be the final limit of the Earth." -- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Things that were hard ...

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œWhat need is there to weep over ...

β€œWhat need is there to weep over parts of life? The whole of it calls for tears.” β€” Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"Sometimes even to li...

"Sometimes even to live is an act of courage." – Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œUntil we have begun to go without them, we fail to realize how unne...

β€œUntil we have begun to go without them, we fail to realize how unnecessary many things are. We've been using them not because we needed them but because we had them.” ―Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Letters from a Stoic
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Most powerful is he who...

Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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He who is bra...

He who is brave is free. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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As long as you live, ...

As long as you live, keep learning how to live. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Most powerful is he who...

Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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The mind that is anxiou...

The mind that is anxious about the future is miserable. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Let us train our minds to...

Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"The greatest remed...

"The greatest remedy for anger is delay." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Wherever there is a human bei...

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"If a man knows not to whic...

"If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable." -Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Anger, if not restrained, is frequen...

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it. -Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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One of the most beautiful qualities ...

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Time discove...

Time discovers truth. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"So you must match time’s swiftness with your speed in ...

"So you must match time’s swiftness with your speed in using it, and you must drink quickly as though from a rapid stream that will not always flow." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"While we are postpo...

"While we are postponing, life speeds by." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Wherever there is a human bei...

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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No man was ever...

No man was ever wise by chance. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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β€œLife without the cou...

β€œLife without the courage to die is slavery.” β€” Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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While waiting, ...

While waiting, life goes away. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Wherever there is a human bei...

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"Religion is regarded by the common peop...

"Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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The mind unlearns with di...

The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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A great mind beco...

A great mind becomes a great fortune. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Where fear is, h...

Where fear is, happiness is not. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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The wish for healing ha...

The wish for healing has always been half of health. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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''One of the most beautiful qualities...

''One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.'' Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"As is a tale, so is life: not ho...

"As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is but how good it is, is what matters" - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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One of the most beautiful qualities ...

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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One of the most beautiful qualities ...

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"He who is bra...

"He who is brave is free." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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One of the most beautiful qualities o...

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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