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Death is the wish of

Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all.

– Seneca

He that does good to

“He that does good to another does good also to himself, not only in the consequence but in the very act. For the consciousness of well-doing is in itself ample reward.”

– Seneca

It is often better not

It is often better not to see an insult than to avenge it.

– Seneca

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
– Seneca

Men love their country, not because it is great, but because it is their own.
– Seneca

There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
– Seneca

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
– Seneca

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

We should give as we would receive, cheerfully, quickly, and without hesitation; for there is no grace in a benefit that sticks to the fingers.
– Seneca

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This body is not a home but an inn, and that only briefly.
– Seneca

It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
– Seneca

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

What else is nature but God?
– Seneca

Men love their country, not because it is great, but because it is their own.
– Seneca

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A good mind possesses a kingdom.
– Seneca

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
– Seneca

If one does not know to which port is sailing, no wind is favorable.
– Seneca

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
– Seneca

Wherever there is a human being, there is a chance for a kindness.
– Seneca

Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.
– Seneca