In the film, Wes Bentley plays Seneca Crane, the head gamemaker.
Robert Herritt on a book that takes on everyone from Tom Friedman to Seneca—and yet remains surprisingly modest in its goal.
No, that would be Baia, a popular Roman resort once described by Seneca the Younger as a “vortex of luxury” (sign me up).
Seneca encouraged followers to possess the strength of immunity to setback, but never withheld his human touch.
Americans have joined in the journey from “Seneca Falls to Selma to Stonewall.”
We may survive; and if we do not, I will repeat the lessons of my Seneca, and die with a good heart.
Haven't you read the learned treatise that Seneca composed on anger?
Seneca was a Stoic, and taught self-control, tranquillity of mind, and contempt for the changes of fortune.
Seneca is of opinion, that he was suspected to be as much given to wine as Arcesilaus.
And yet all that Seneca's daring could venture was to seduce the baby-tyrant into the least injurious of tyrannies.
1610s, from Dutch Sennecas, collective name for the Iroquois tribes of what became upper New York, of uncertain origin, perhaps from a Mahican name for the Oneida or their village. Earlier sinnekens, senakees; form probably influenced by the name of the ancient Roman philosopher.