aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

Seneca, Letters to Lucilius 70.4

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non enim vivere bonum est, sed bene vivere. itaque sapiens vivet quantum debet, non quantum potest.

For what is good is not to be alive, but to live well. Therefore the wise man will live for as long as he ought, not for as long as he can.

Written by aleatorclassicus

April 30, 2011 at 12:00 PM

Posted in Seneca the Younger

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