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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Man

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Laughter

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
So live with men as if God saw you and speak to God, as if men heard you.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Life

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
To wish to progress is the largest part of progress.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Progress #Pearls of Wisdom #Positive #Life

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The good things of prosperity are to be wished; but the good things that belong to adversity are to be admired.
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#Adversity

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty.
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#Liberty

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It is quality rather than quantity that matters.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Excellence #Quality

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune; all these are names of the one and selfsame God.
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#Roman Statesman

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
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#Power

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If you wished to be loved, love.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love #Cute

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Nothing is so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it to be expecting evil before it comes.
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#Anticipation

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Goals

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Advice

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
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#Conflict

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may mot be subdued by discipline.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Discipline #Roman Statesman

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Adversity

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No untroubled day has ever dawned for me.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Adversity

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The mind that is anxious about the future is miserable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Anxiety

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Calamity is virtue's opportunity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Calamity

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
There are no greater wretches in the world than many of those whom people in general take to be happy.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Appearance

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#Contentment

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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.
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#Age And Aging