"Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Lucius Annaeus Seneca on Albert Camus
"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."