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  • Agnosco veteris vestigia flammae.
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • Duty bound, Aeneas, though he struggled with desire to calm and comfort her in all her pain, to speak to her and turn her mind from grief, and though he sighed his heart out, shaken still with love if her, yet took the course heaven gave him and turned back to the fleet.
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • Facilis decensus averni. The descent into hell is easy.
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • The gates of Hell are open night and day; smooth the descent and easy is the way.
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • Through pain I've learned to comfort suffering men
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")


  • Tu ne cede malis, sed contra audentior ito
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • Will Mars be always in your windy tongue and in your flying feet?
    (Virgil, "The Aeneid")

  • The goddess was discovered by her gait.
    (Virgil)

  • Our fate, whatever it is to be, will be overcome by patience under it.
    (Virgil)

  • Roman, remember that you shall rule the nations by your authority, for this is to be your skill, to make peace the custom, to spare the conquered, and to wage war until the haughty are brought low.
    (Virgil)

  • Confidence cannot find a place wherein to rest in safety.
    (Virgil)

  • They succeed, because they think they can.
    (Virgil)

  • Each person, makes their own terrible passion their God.
    (Virgil)

  • To whisper insidious accusations in the ear of the mob.
    (Virgil)

  • As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
    (Virgil)


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