Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on power

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Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Epistles, 2, 2.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The person you are matters more than the place to which you go.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: On Travel as a Cure for Discontent

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on laws and shame

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Shame may restrain what law does not prohibit.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on men

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It is the superfluous things for which men sweat.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Epistulae ad Lucilium, epistle 4

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on authors and good

I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on nature and world

If thou live according to nature, thou wilt never be poor; if according to the opinions of the world, thou wilt never be rich.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

There is no delight in owning anything unshared.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on chance

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No man ever became wise by chance.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on understanding

We are more easily led part by part to an understanding of the whole. -Facilius per partes in cognitionem totius adducimur

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on aim and planning

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim.

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