Seneca

4 BC - 65 AD

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

To the person who does not know where he wants to go there is no favorable wind.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Let us fight the battle-retreat from the things that attract us and rouse ourselves to meet the things that actually attack us.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on life, nature, and people

If you shape your life according to nature, you will never be poor; if according to people's opinions, you will never be rich.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on modesty and time

You cannot, I repeat, successfully acquire it and preserve your modesty at the same time.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on shame

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You can only acquire it successfully if you cease to feel any sense of shame.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on death, fear, and thought

Refuse to let the thought of death bother you: nothing is grim when we have escaped that fear.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The worse a person is the less he feels it.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic (The Penguin Classics L210)

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on goodness and simplicity

Straightforwardness and simplicity are in keeping with goodness.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

There is nothing the wise man does reluctantly.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca

To be everywhere is to be nowhere.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

Contributed by: Zaady

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