Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on mind, relaxation, rest, and work

The mind should be allowed some relaxation, that it may return to its work all the better for the rest.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on life and persistence

I persist on praising not the life I lead, but that which I ought to lead. I follow it at a mighty distance, crawling.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on gifts, immortality, life, and philosophy

Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of philosophy.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on life and reason

This is the reason we cannot complain of life: it keeps no one against his will.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on god, life, neighbors, secrets, and world

I will govern my life and thoughts as if the whole world were to see the one and to read the other, for what does it signify to make anything a secret to my neighbor, when to God, who is the searcher of our hearts, all our privacies are open?

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on learning

As long as you live, keep learning how to live.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on heart and honesty

An honest heart possesses a kingdom.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on fear and ignorance

Ignorance is the cause of fear. -Timendi causa est nescire

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on god and good

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In every good man a God doth dwell.

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Source: H. Eves Return to Mathematical Circles, Boston: Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, 1988.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on judgment

If you judge, investigate.

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