"Genius always gives its best at first prudence, at last."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Dalai Lama
"Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days of builders."
"Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it."
"The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger."
"Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured."
"The greatest remedy for anger is delay."