Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on chance and life

Chance makes a plaything of a man's life.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on change, climate, needs, and soul

You need a change of soul rather than a change of climate.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: On Travel as a Cure for Discontent

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on character and praise

You can tell the character of every man when you see how he receives praise.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on death, departure, justice, and life

Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a voyage, or my house when I propose to take a residence, so I shall choose my death when I am about to depart from life.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Epistulae ad Lucilium, epistle 70

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on anger, delay, and remedies

The greatest remedy for anger is delay.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The appearances of things are deceptive. -Fallaces sunt rerum species

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on proof

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It is proof of a bad cause when it is appluaded by the mob.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on adversity, body, composers, divinity, happiness, laughter, lust, men, and mortality

To see a man fearless in dangers, untainted with lusts, happy in adversity, composed in a tumult, and laughing at all those things which are generally either coveted or feared, all men must acknowledge that this can be from nothing else but a beam of divinity that influences a mortal body.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Let us bear with magnanimity whatever it is needful for us to bear.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on ideas

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The best ideas are common property.

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