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Seneca the Younger (Library of Congress) Published by Salem Press, Inc. Life Seneca (SEHN-ih-kuh) the Younger was born into a wealthy Roman family living in the province of Spain.
De Brevitate Vitae (English: On the Shortness of Life) is a moral essay written by Seneca the Younger, a Roman Stoic philosopher, sometime around the year 49 AD, to his father-in-law Paulinus.The philosopher brings up many Stoic principles on the nature of time, namely that people waste much of it in meaningless pursuits.According to the essay, nature gives people enough time to do what is.
Although Seneca (SEHN-ih-kuh) the Younger was born in Corduba, his father, known as Seneca the Elder, was a conservative Roman knight who had achieved fame as an orator and teacher of rhetoric in.
The family serves a central role in an individual's moral development - both the family as conventionally understood, and the wider conceptual family which Stoicism constructs. Innovative readings of Seneca's work bring out the importance of the family to his thought and how it interacts with other Stoic doctrines.
Moral essays, Vol. I 167 copies; Seneca: The Tragedies (Complete Roman Drama in Translation) 147 copies; Seneca: Moral Essays, Volume II 130 copies; Dialogues and Letters (Penguin Classics) 123 copies, 1 review; Seneca: Epistles 1-65 122 copies, 1 review; Innerlijke rust 118 copies; Seneca: Tragedies, Volume I: Hercules. Trojan Women.
Seneca had a privileged upbringing. Born in Cordoba, he was the son of a famous father, Marcus Annaeus Seneca (Seneca the Elder, 54 BC-39 AD), himself a prolific writer of legal commentary, history and philosophy. Both father and son were of the Stoic school.