Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Seneca
Lucius Seneca
Seneca.
Born104? B.C.
Corduba, Spain
Died1065
Rome
Roman statesman and philosopher. Tutor to Emperor Nero. Author of Consolationes and Moral Letters.

The repository contains 10 quotes from Seneca.

Adversity

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.

AdversityMotivation

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.

PreparationSuccess and Failure

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Anger

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.

Honesty

Never too late is trod the path to honesty.

Quotations

I shall never be ashamed to quote a bad author if what he says is good.

Quotations

Whatever is well-said by another, is mine.

Right and Wrong

No one is made guilty by fate.

Religion

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful.

Success and Failure

To err is human. To repeat error is of the Devil.