Quotes by Seneca

Seneca

Seneca

Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright

Alive from: 5 BC - 65 A.D.

Category: Politics | Philosophers | Writers (Contemporary)

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    Fortune can take away riches, but not courage.
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    Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance; it means compelling Fortune to enter the lists on equal terms.
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    Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
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    Happy the man who can endure the highest and the lowest fortune. He, who has endured such vicissitudes with equanimity, has deprived misfortune of its power.
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    He has committed the crime who profits by it.
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    He is a king who fears nothing, he is a king who desires nothing!
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    He is the most powerful who has himself, in his power.
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    He that does good to another does good also to himself.
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    He who boasts of his descent, praises the deed of another.
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    He who dreads hostility too much is unfit to rule.
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    He who is brave is free.
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    He who repents of having sinned is almost innocent.
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    I never come back home with the same moral character I went out with; something or other becomes unsettled where I had achieved internal peace; some one or other of the things I had put to flight reappears on the scene.
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    I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
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    I will govern my life and thoughts as if the whole world were to see the one and read the other, for what does it signify to make anything a secret to my neighbor, when to God, who is the searcher of our hearts, all our privacies are open?
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