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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Playwright, orator and philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca served as a tutor and advisor to Nero, though he later was persecuted by him and committed suicide. Of the many plays Seneca wrote, eight have survived, including The Trojan Women, Oedipus and The Mad Hercules. Each of his tragedies were adapted from the work of others. They had a substantial influence on the format of tragic plays, …

Date of Birth: Dec 02, 0


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Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Fear    Frightening    Imagination    Pearls of Wisdom    Reality   

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

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"Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Life    Quote of the Day   

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"The heart is great which shows moderation in the midst of prosperity." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Heart    Roman Statesman   

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"Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Friends Or Friendship    Quote of the Day   

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"Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us or close to us." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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inspirational    Quote of the Day   

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign travel, he ends by having many acquaintances, but no friends." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Friends Or Friendship    Quote of the Day   

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"One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Friends Or Friendship    Quote of the Day   

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"The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Adversity   

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"Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insuating and insidious something that elicits secrets from us just like love or liquor." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Charm    Cute Love    Funny    Love    Sweet Love   

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"The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Birthday   

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Roman Statesman   

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"It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Appreciation    Man   

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"When I think over what I have said, I envy dumb people." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Speakers And Speaking   

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"The greatest loss of time is delay and expectation, which depend upon the future. We let go the present, which we have in our power, and look forward to that which depends upon chance, and so relinquish a certainty for an uncertainty." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Delay    Time And Time Management   

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"No man ever became wise by chance" Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Anxiety    Reality   

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"The greatest remedy for anger is delay." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Anger   

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"Unjust dominion cannot be eternal." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"No one is better born than another, unless they are born with better abilities and a more amiable disposition." Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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"Fear drives the wretched to prayer" Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Fear   





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