Seneca The Younger

29-Sept

Lay hold of today’s task, and you will not depend so much upon tomorrow’s.
-Seneca

26-Sept

When you die, it will not be because you are sick, but because you were alive.
-Seneca

19-Sept

There is no one more unfortunate than the man who has never been unfortunate. For it has never been in his power to try himself.
-Seneca

12-Sept

Delay not; swift the flight of fortune’s greatest favors.
-Seneca

7-Sept

What view is one likely to take of the state of a person’s mind when his speech is wild and incoherent and knows no constraint?
– Seneca

3-Sept

Living a long life requires only good fortune, but living a full life requires character.
-Seneca

2-Sept

We must take care to live not merely a long life, but a full one.
-Seneca

29-Aug

There is no person so severely punished, as those who subject themselves to the whip of their own remorse.
-Seneca

25-Aug

I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
-Seneca