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Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes

A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A great fortune is a great slavery. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A great mind becomes a great fortune. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A large part of mankind is angry not with the sins, but with the sinners. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A man's as miserable as he thinks he is. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A physician is not angry at the intemperance of a mad patient, nor does he take it ill to be railed at by a man in fever. Just so should a wise man treat all mankind, as a physician does his patient, and look upon them only as sick and extravagant. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favor. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A sword never kills anybody; it is a tool in the killer's hand. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes All art is but imitation of nature. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes All cruelty springs from weakness. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes