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"Among the personalities of the early Roman Empire there are few who offer to the readers of to-day such dramatic interest as does Lucius Annaeus Seneca, the author of the Epistles which are translated in this volume. ... In these letters, it is impossible to ignore the advance from a somewhat stiff and Ciceronian point of view into the attractive and debatable land of what one may fairly call modern ideas. The style of the Epistles is bold, and so is the thought." (from the Introduction)
 
Seneca the Younger wrote the moral essay "De Brevitate Vitae" — "On the Shortness of Life" — to his friend Paulinus. The philosopher brings up many Stoic principles on the nature of time, namely that men waste much of it in meaningless pursuits. According to the essay, nature gives man enough time to do what is really important and the individual must allot it properly.
 
How to maintain a tranquil mind amongst social upheaval and turmoil, addressed to Serenus. (Introduction by Jonathan Hockey)
 
Seneca is an important repository of Stoic doctrine. His reputation, based on the ancient testimony, has remained ambiguous down to the present day: he was a Stoic hero who attempted to advise Nero, he was a dissolute hypocrite, he was a Christian saint. That said, his letters provided a format for philosophical discourse that long remained valid for Western Europe. His musings always sprang from concrete situations: the games in the Coliseum, the noise from a public bath below his apartment ...
 
On the Shortness Of Life by Seneca the Younger. The writings of the ancient Roman philosopher Seneca offer powerful insights into Stoicism, Morality and the importance of reason. Daily reading from the book that offers simple yet profound insights into how to lead your life. Tune in for a short session every day!
 
How to maintain a tranquil mind amongst social upheaval and turmoil, addressed to Serenus. (Introduction by Jonathan Hockey)
 
"Among the personalities of the early Roman Empire there are few who offer to the readers of to-day such dramatic interest as does Lucius Annaeus Seneca, the author of the Epistles which are translated in this volume. ... In these letters, it is impossible to ignore the advance from a somewhat stiff and Ciceronian point of view into the attractive and debatable land of what one may fairly call modern ideas. The style of the Epistles is bold, and so is the thought." (from the Introduction)
 
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In a world of conflicting information and get-rich-quick ideas, where everyone is continually bidding for your attention, it can be challenging to identify the best place to invest your money. Seneca Financial Solutions CEO and Investment Advisor, Luke Laretive, is here to educate you on best principles and practice for making your money grow. You'll learn how to examine the markets, identify value in a business, how to approach investing as well as hear what goes on behind the scenes at Sen ...
 
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Week 1 in the series: Peace Makers Speaker: Mark Tindle
 
In The Ring: Expectations Sept 16, 2018 by Dave Spencer
 
Luke 1:5-25 The post John the Baptist: The Forerunner Foretold appeared first on Seneca Baptist.By admin.
 
This message, delivered by Dave Spencer, is based on a message by Craig Groeschel from Life Church
 
Orange Sunday Speaker: Mark Tindle
 
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Welcome to another episode of the Seneca FS Podcast where Luke answers the difficult question for any professional; What's your secret sauce? We learn what makes up an investors stock screen; How one should consider the analyst research; How to find value; Looking at investor presentations and other insider tips. Each week we'll deliver you som ...…
 
This message is Purpose Over Popularity delivered by Dave Spencer and based on a message by Craig Groeschel from Life Church.
 
Week 4 in the series: Matters of the Heart Speaker: Mark Tindle
 
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This is the final installment of the Born In The USA series. It is an overview of the series.
 
Week 3 of the series: Matters of the Heart Speaker: Jeannette Cochran
 
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Welcome to another episode of the Seneca FS Podcast where we discuss the ins and outs of Australian property. What's caused the enormous property boom over the last 30 years? What might be the reason for a market decline? Which sectors and stocks might the shift effect? We also discuss how the sector will evolve alongside tech and how you can c ...…
 
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