Thought for the Day
“Be wary of the man who urges an action
in which he himself incurs no risk.”
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(1 BC-65 AD)
*Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(1 BC-65 AD) Often known simply as Seneca, or Seneca the Younger. A Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and in one work humorist, of the Silver Age of Latin literature. He was tutor and later adviser to emperor Nero. He was later forced to commit suicide for complicity in the Pisonian conspiracy to assassinate this last of the Julio-Claudian emperors; however, he may have been innocent. His father was Seneca the Elder and his older brother was Gallio.