Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on bitterness and mind

Nothing is so bitter that a calm mind cannot find comfort in it.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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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.

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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 caring

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Light cares speak, great ones are speechless. -Curae leves loquuntur ingentes stupent

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The stomach begs and clamors, and listens to no precepts. And yet it is not an obdurate creditor; for it is dismissed with small payment if you give it only what you owe, and not as much as you can.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on abstinence, adversity, courage, duty, patience, principles, and prosperity

The whole duty of man is embraced in the two principles of abstinence and patience: temperance in prosperity, and patient courage in adversity.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on action and mind

An action will not be right unless the will be right; for from thence is the action derived. Again, the will will not be right unless the disposition of the mind be right; for from thence comes the will.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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