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Quote of Seneca - Philosophy is good advice; and no...


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

Philosophy is good advice; and no one can give advice at the top of his lungs.




Translation

Translation

(French, German, Latin)



French
La philosophie donne de bons conseils; mais personne ne donne conseil en criant.

German
Die Philosophie ist ein guter Rat: Einen guten Rat gibt niemand mit lauter Stimme.

Latin
Philosophia bonum consilium est: consilium nemo dare dat.




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Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.




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Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our mind by means of our language.
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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.

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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.
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To make light of philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
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If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
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A great part of progress consists in the desire to make progress.
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The language of truth is simple.
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Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
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Let the other side be heard as well.
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