Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
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The display of grief makes more demands than grief itself. How few men are sad in their own company.
We are more often frightened than hurt and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
Time discovers truth.
A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand.
There is none made so great, but he may both need the help and service, and stand in fear of the power and unkindness, even of the meanest of mortals.
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
Where fear is, happiness is not.
While knowledge may provide useful point of reference, it cannot become a force to guide the future.
Sex without love is a meaningless experience, but as far as meaningless experiences go its pretty damn good.
What I work hard at doing is staying on a path of being kind and showing and proving that I'm a good person to society. That's hard. The talent, that's a gift. I just came here like that.
I have argued for years that we do not have a health care system in America. We have a disease-management system - one that depends on ruinously expensive drugs and surgeries that treat health conditions after they manifest rather than giving our citizens simple diet, lifestyle and therapeutic tools to keep them healthy.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
Don't make music for some vast, unseen audience or market or ratings share or even for something as tangible as money. Though it's crucial to make a living, that shouldn't be your inspiration. Do it for yourself.
I do not believe that politics in the long run is about individuals. It is about ideas.
Only he deserves power who every day justifies it.
I've always been a bit of a car freak.
Everybody thinks making films back to back is a big deal but they did it all the time in the old days.