Quotes and Inspiration

API Tag: seneca
“We are always complaining that our days are few, and acting as though there would be no end of them. ”
“We suffer more often in imagination than in reality. ”
“It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable.”
“Man is affected not by events but by the view he takes of them. ”
“Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing.”
“Throw me to the wolves and I will return leading the pack. ”
“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. ”
“Associate with people who are likely to improve you. ”
“Time heals what reason cannot. ”
“If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable. ”
“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that things are difficult. ”
“Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body. ”
“All cruelty springs from weakness. ”
“To bear trials with a calm mind robs misfortune of its strength and burden.”
“Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life. ”
“You want to live but do you know how to live? You are scared of dying and tell me, is the kind of life you lead really any different from being dead?”
“We suffer more often in imagination than in reality.”
“He suffers more than necessary, who suffers before it is necessary. ”
“Every night before going to sleep, we must ask ourselves: what weakness did I overcome today? What virtue did I acquire?”

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