Brief author info: Seneca (c. 4 B.C.-65 A.D.) Full name Lucius Annaeus Seneca, called Seneca the Younger. Roman philosopher and playwright.
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A great fortune is a great slavery.
Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Life's neither a good nor an evil: it's a field for good and evil.
The greatest remedy for anger is delay.
If you wish to be loved, love.
It's a vice to trust all, and equally a vice to trust none.
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.