Friendship Advice from Seneca

“After friendship is formed you must trust, but before that you must judge.” Seneca the Younger, in Letters from a Stoic How many times have you found yourself justifying a friend’s motives? How many ...Read More →

What Should We Praise in Others?

“Praise in him what can neither be given nor snatched away.” Seneca the Younger, in Letters from a Stoic You have such a beautiful house. You’re gorgeous like a model. Wow, you have so many followers....Read More →

Seneca on Death: Why Will You Die?

“You will die not because you are sick but because you are alive. That end still awaits you when you have been cured.” Seneca the Younger, in Letters from a Stoic Most of the time, we are oblivious to...Read More →

Beware of the Fear Tactic

“The tragedy of our day is the climate of fear in which we live, and fear breeds repression. Too often sinister threats to the Bill of Rights, to freedom of the mind, are concealed under the patriotic...Read More →