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Seneca

Quote of Seneca - Begin at once to live, and...


Biography - Seneca:

Roman Stoic philosopher and statesman (Approximate years of birth and death).
Born: -4 - Died: 65
Period:
1st century
1st century BC
Place of birth: Spain
Spain

Quote

Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Hâte-toi de bien vivre et songe que chaque jour est à lui seul une vie.”
Sénèque - Lettres à Lucilius

German
Fang jetzt an zu leben und zähle jeden Tag als ein Leben für sich.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium




See also  

See also...



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Seize the day.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Odes

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This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy

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Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.”
Arthur Schopenhauer

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He who would make serious use of his life must always act as though he had a long time to live and must schedule his time as though he were about to die.”
Émile Maximilien Paul Littré

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Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.”
Simone de Beauvoir

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Later it will be too late. Our life is now.”
Jacques Prévert




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Quotes about life:



Quotes for: life

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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes for: to live:



Quotes for: to live

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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.”
Alan Watts
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"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."”
Hans Christian Andersen
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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.”
René Descartes - Principles of Philosophy
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Quotes for: day:



Quotes for: day

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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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The best way to begin each day well is to think upon awakening whether we could not give at least one person pleasure on this day.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Human, All Too Human
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The most completely lost of all days is that on which one has not laughed.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.”
Leonardo da Vinci - Codex Trivulzianus
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A day without laughter is a day wasted.”
Charlie Chaplin
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The years teach much which the days never know.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Seneca also said...


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If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.”
Seneca
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A great part of progress consists in the desire to make progress.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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The language of truth is simple.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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All that is mine I carry with me.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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Time reveals the truth.”
Seneca
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