Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on harmony, life, and speech

Let us say what we feel, and feel what we say; let speech harmonize with life.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on knowledge and nature

Nature has given to us the seeds of knowledge, not knowledge itself.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on day, temptation, vices, and virtue

We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today? What passions opposed? What temptation resisted? What virtue acquired? Our vices will abort of themselves if they be brought every day to the shrift.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on men

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Other men's sins are before our eyes; our own are behind our backs.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on power

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

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Source: Epistles, 2, 2.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Everything may happen. -Omnio fieri possent

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Source: Epistuloe ad Lucilium, Epis. LXX, 9

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on life

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While we are postponing, life speeds by.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on nobility

There is a noble manner of being poor and who does not know it will never be rich.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on wishes

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Not he who has little, but he whose wishes more, is poor.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on eternity and life

This life is only a prelude to eternity.

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