Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on madness

in

Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on anger

in

Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on anger

in

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on deception, faith, and understanding

It goes far toward making a man faithful to let him understand that you think him so; and he that does but suspect I will deceive him, gives me a sort of right to do so.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on caring

in

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

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Phaedra

Contributed by: Zaady

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.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

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.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Contributed by: Zaady

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)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content