Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on justice, laws, and persuasion

Laws do not persuade just because they threaten.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on learning and men

Even while they teach, men learn.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on learning, life, and schools

We learn not in the school, but in life.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on death, leisure, life, and literature

Leisure without literature is death, or rather the burial of a living man -Otium sine litteris mors est et hominis vivi sepultura

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Epistualae morales LXXXII.3

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on rest, satisfaction, and present

Do the best you can . . . enjoy the present . . . rest satisfied with what you have.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on evil, good, and life

Life is neither a good nor an evil; it is simply the place where good and evil exist.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on learning

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

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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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 faults and thankfulness

It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so.

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