4 BC-65 AD, Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher
A foolishness is inflicted with a hatred of itself.

A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.
Seneca – [Gifts]

A great fortune is a great slavery.
Seneca – [Money]

A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Seneca – [Individuality]

A large part of mankind is angry not with the sins, but with the sinners.
Seneca – [Sin]

A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
Seneca – [Suffering]

A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand.
Seneca – [Fear]

A punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favor.
Seneca – [Death and Dying]

A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
Seneca – [Conflict]

A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty.
Seneca – [Liberty]

All art is an imitation of nature.
Seneca – [Arts and Artists]

All cruelty springs from weakness.
Seneca – [Weakness]

Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Seneca – [Anger]

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Seneca – [Hatred]

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 – [Anger]

As for old age, embrace and love it. It abounds with pleasure if you know how to use it. The gradually declining years are among the sweetest in a man's life, and I maintain that, even when they have reached the extreme limit, they have their pleasure still.
Seneca – [Age and Aging]

Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
Seneca – [Power]

Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days of builders.
Seneca – [Architecture]

Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Seneca – [Adversity]

But it is a pretty thing to see what money will do!
Seneca – [Money]

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