Seneca The Younger

July 02

It is not that we are given a short life but we make it short, and we are not ill-supplied but wasteful of it. -Seneca

June 20

We should always allow some time to elapse, for time discloses the truth. -Seneca

June 19

The things that are essential are acquired with little bother; it is the luxuries that call for toil and effort.

June 16

To bear trials with a calm mind robs misfortune of its strength and burden.

June 12

We should not, like sheep, follow the herd of creatures in front of us, making our way where others go, not where we ought to go.

June 08

The man who has anticipated the coming of troubles takes away their power when they arrive.

June 1

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.