On the Shortness of Life

By Seneca

The Stoic writings of the philosopher Seneca offer powerful insights into the art of living, the importance of reason and morality, and continue to provide profound guidance to many through their eloquence, lucidity and timeless wisdom.Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves—and each oth…

Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction

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Says something about the fact that it’s not so much the shortness of life, it’s how we waste it.

A poignant reminder of what we so deeply intuit yet so easily forget and so chronically fail to put into practice.