Lucius Annaeus SenecaLucius Annaeus Seneca, (4 B.C.-A.D. 65) Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, "Seneca the Younger"

Famous Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quote

“Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.”

Lucius Annaeus SenecaLucius Annaeus Seneca
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Ratings and Comments

Bill, Sarasota

Brilliant - I had this on my checks for years to remind me.

John-Dougals, nassau

No wonder the establishment and the UN want to disarm the citizens - not the governments or rulers - of this world of ours. Dictators and power-hungry zealots will always fear the muzzle end of a gun.

E Archer, NYC

A forgotten virtue -- dare I say, the foundation of a free people.

Ken, Allyn, WA

Control your base instincts and desires and you control your life. It is so very simple and yet so hard to do, apparently.

Patrick Henry, Red Hill

Seneca's stature was that of our noblemen of nature Founders, with whose cause he would have identified and almost certainly supported.


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