Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.

Seneca on life

You can tell the character of every man when you see how he gives and receives praise.

Seneca on character

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.

Seneca on beginning

While we teach, we learn.

Seneca on learn

Latin A sword never kills anybody it is a tool in the killer's hand.

Seneca on latin

If virtue precede us every step will be safe.

Seneca on virtue
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Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.

Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a voyage, or my house when I propose to take a residence, so I shall choose my death when I am about to depart from life.

Seneca on choose

An unpopular rule is never long maintained.

Seneca on unpopular

I do not distinguish by the eye, but by the mind, which is the proper judge.

Seneca on mind

Men who have made these discoveries before us are not our masters, but our guides.

Seneca on guide

It is a youthful failing to be unable to control one's impulses.

Seneca on impulses

About Seneca

Name Seneca
Quotes 11 quotations
Nationality Roman
Profession Statesman
Birthday 4 BC
Top topics life, receives, praise, character, mind