Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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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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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on goodness

It is not goodness to be better than the worst. -Bonitas non est pessimis esse meliorem

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on blessings and life

Mere life is not a blessing, but to live well.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on books and good

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It does not matter how many books you have, but how good the books are which you have.

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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

It is well to be born either a king or a fool.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on affection and power

There is no power greater than true affection.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on age, extremism, life, love, and pleasure

As for old age, embrace and love it. It abounds with pleasure, if you know how to use it. The gradually (I do not say rapidly) declining years are amongst the sweetest in a man's life; and, I maintain, that even where they have reached the extreme limit, they have their pleasure still.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on vices

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Drunkenness does not create vice; it merely brings it into view.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on madness

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Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.

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