Home iPerceptive Quotes
Wise quotes, Mysticism and the Empowerment of Direct Experience
Quotes by Topics
Quotes by Authors first names
The blog of iPerceptive
Books by iPerceptive on Amazon
iPerceptives magnificent Youtube Channel

Seneca the Elder Quotes

Nothing is infinite.
Seneca the Elder (Suasoriae - Chapter I)
Know this, that he that is a friend to himself, is a friend to all men.
Seneca the Elder
It is wrong not to give a hand to the fallen. This right is common to the whole human race.
Seneca the Elder (Controversiae - Book I)
Some laws are not written, but are more decisive than any written law.
Seneca the Elder (Controversiae - Book I)
Love is more easily quenched than moderated.
Seneca the Elder
Let us live – we must die.
Seneca the Elder (Controversiae - Book II)
Will you forbid me to weep when I have seen a man in trouble?... Our emotions are not in our power to control.
Seneca the Elder
The whole world would have been destroyed if pity did not put an end to anger.
Seneca the Elder (Controversiae - Book I)
If you want to be loved, love.
Seneca the Elder
It is the sign of a great spirit to be moderate in prosperity.
Seneca the Elder (Suasoriae - Chapter I)

Live fully in the now, read iPerceptive's original ebooks on direct experience!
Seneca the Elder Biography

Born: 54 BCE
Died: 39 ACE

Seneca the Elder was a Roman rhetorician and writer. He is most commonly known as being the father of Seneca, or Seneca the Younger.

Find out what direct experience is!

Notable Works

Selected Wisdom

Christian Mysticism
Rabindranath Tagore
Zen Proverbs
Khalil Gibran
Miyamoto Musashi
Non-Duality Quotes

More Topics »

More Authors »

Quotes by Authors

Liberate yourself and be supremely confident, the spiritual art of not giving a f*ck

Related Authors
Seneca the Younger (Son)

Subscribe to iPerceptive
(Free Mystic eBook)

Find out who the mystics of the world are!