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A list of the best Seneca the Younger quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Seneca the Younger quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Seneca the Younger quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Seneca the Younger should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Seneca the Younger quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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    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. Goal

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    All cruelty springs from weakness. Weakness

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    He who is brave is free. Freedom

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    Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones. Pleasure

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    Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember. Memory

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    new! & added by bloodybill There Is No Great Genius Without a Tincture of Madness

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    A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand. Fear

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    The greatest remedy for anger is delay. Anger

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    Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness. Alcohol and Alcoholism

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    If you would judge, understand. Judgment and Judges

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    It is quality rather than quantity that matters. Excellence

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    Wherever there is a human being there is an opportunity for kindness Kindness

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    Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding. Love

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    Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. Anger

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

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    The foremost art of kings is the ability to endure hatred. King

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    There is a noble manner of being poor, and who does not know it will never be rich. Poverty and The Poor

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    A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two. Conflict

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    Precepts or maxims are of great weight; and a few useful ones on hand do more to produce a happy life than the volumes we can't find.

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    If you wish to be loved; Love! Love

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    Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing. Life and Living

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    A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary. Suffering

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    The mind that is anxious about the future is miserable. Anxiety

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    There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality. Anxiety

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    That is never too often repeated, which is never sufficiently learned. Learning

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    He is a king who fears nothing, he is a king who desires nothing! King

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    Where the fear is, happiness is not. Fear

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    Modesty forbids what the law does not. Modesty

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    It is the failing of youth not to be able to restrain its own violence. Youth

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    There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage. Courage

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

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    If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind. Goal

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    Life is warfare. Life and Living

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    We often want one thing and pray for another, not telling the truth even to the gods. Prayer

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    Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands. Courage

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    Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power. Power

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    Courage leads to heaven; fear leads to death. Courage

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    Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them. Danger

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    A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature. Individuality

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    No one is better born than another, unless they are born with better abilities and a more amiable disposition. Ancestry

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    Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them. Night

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    The greatest loss of time is delay and expectation, which depend upon the future. We let go the present, which we have in our power, and look forward to that which depends upon chance, and so relinquish a certainty for an uncertainty. Time and Time Management

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    Many shed tears merely for show, and have dry eyes when no one's around to observe them. Tears

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    So enjoy present pleasures as to not mar those to come. Pleasure

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    Not he who has little, but he whose wishes more, is poor. Poverty and The Poor

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    Whatever has overstepped its due bounds is always in a state of instability. Security

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    He is the most powerful who has himself, in his power. Power

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    The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger. Anger

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    The acquisition of riches has been to many not an end to their miseries, but a change in them: The fault is not in the riches, but the disposition. Riches

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    If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in the soul, not in the flesh. Sensuality

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