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Comment 22 by Scruddy Bleensaver :

Comment 21 by david2 :

Gibbon, I believe!

Only if he were quoting Seneca, which, of course, he quite likely did.

You may be right. I've also heard it attributed to Lucretius. Gibbon offers it as his own, however. Do you have the the precise Seneca source?

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