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As chief advisor to the emperor Nero, Lucius Annaeus Seneca was most influential in ancient Rome as a power behind the throne. His lasting fame derives from his writings on Stoic ideology, in which philosophy is a practical form of self-improvement rather than a matter of argument or wordplay. Seneca's letters to a young friend advise action rather than reflection, ...more
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Published June 21st 2018 by ATOZ Classics
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It never ceases to amaze me that the things we ponder today were pondered thousands of years ago. There is nothing new under the sun! A nice book for formal study (if you are so inclined) or just to keep on the bedside table to send you to sleep with a thought.
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