Lucius Annaeus Seneca Quotes

The best ideas are common property.

 
Context
Although most people do not realize it, ideas cannot be copyrighted under present and traditional copyright law. The manifestation of the idea, the specific design, words, fonts, and layout can be copyrighted, but someone else can legally use and publish that idea with a different design and words.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  • Born:
  • Nationality: Roman
  • Profession: Statesman

Seneca the Younger, fully Lucius Annaeus Seneca and also known simply as Seneca (/ˈsɛnɪkə/), was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and—in one work—satirist of the Silver Age of Latin literature.