Virgil Quotes

Top 100 wise famous quotes and sayings by Virgil

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Virgil quotes: A shifty, fickle object is woman, always. (Varium et mutabile semper femina.) A shifty, fickle object is woman, always. (Varium et mutabile semper femina.)
Virgil quotes: Passion and strife bow down the mind. Passion and strife bow down the mind.
Virgil quotes: Not being untutored in suffering, I learn to pity those in affliction Not being untutored in suffering, I learn to pity those in affliction
Virgil quotes: This, the daughter of Saturn drove over endless oceans Trojans left by the This, the daughter of Saturn drove over endless oceans Trojans left by the
Virgil quotes: Womankind Is ever a fickle and a changeful thing. Womankind Is ever a fickle and a changeful thing.
Virgil quotes: Confidence cannot find a place wherein to rest in safety. Confidence cannot find a place wherein to rest in safety.
Virgil quotes: In strife who inquires whether stratagem or courage was used? In strife who inquires whether stratagem or courage was used?
Virgil quotes: Death twitches my ear;'Live,' he says... 'I'm coming. Death twitches my ear;
'Live,' he says...
'I'm coming.
Virgil quotes: I shudder when relating it. I shudder when relating it.
Virgil quotes: Rumor starts as a timid thing, But soon it covers the earth, and its voices ring, While its feet walk the ground and its head is above the clouds. Rumor starts as a timid thing, But soon it covers the earth, and its voices ring, While its feet walk the ground and its head is above the clouds.
Virgil quotes: As a twig is bent the tree inclines. As a twig is bent the tree inclines.
Virgil quotes: Spare the meek, but subdue the arrogant. Spare the meek, but subdue the arrogant.
Virgil quotes: Uneven numbers are the gods' delight. Uneven numbers are the gods' delight.
Virgil quotes: If I can not bend Heaven, I shall move Hell If I can not bend Heaven, I shall move Hell
Virgil quotes: O tyrant love, to what do you not drive the hearts of men. O tyrant love, to what do you not drive the hearts of men.
Virgil quotes: It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be. It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be.
Virgil quotes: They can conquer who belive they can. They can conquer who belive they can.
Virgil quotes: Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers. Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers.
Virgil quotes: That man is the most loyal who aims at the noblest motive, and that motive the public good. That man is the most loyal who aims at the noblest motive, and that motive the public good.
Virgil quotes: Sing in me, muse, of arms and a man, who first from the shores of Troy. Sing in me, muse, of arms and a man, who first from the shores of Troy.
Virgil quotes: Whatever may happen, every kind of fortune is to be overcome by bearing it. Whatever may happen, every kind of fortune is to be overcome by bearing it.
Virgil quotes: Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance. Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance.
Virgil quotes: Persistent work triumphs. Persistent work triumphs.
Virgil quotes: In his deepest heart there surge tremendous shame and madness mixed with sorrow and love whipped on by frenzy and a courage aware of its own worth. In his deepest heart there surge tremendous shame and madness mixed with sorrow and love whipped on by frenzy and a courage aware of its own worth.
Virgil quotes: Yield not to calamity, but face her boldly. Yield not to calamity, but face her boldly.
Virgil quotes: Nunc scio quit sit amor." Lat., "Now I know what love is. Nunc scio quit sit amor." Lat., "Now I know what love is.
Virgil quotes: Let not our proposal be disregarded on the score of our youth. Let not our proposal be disregarded on the score of our youth.
Virgil quotes: Love conquers all things. Love conquers all things.
Virgil quotes: Curst greed of gold, what crimes thy tyrant power has caused. Curst greed of gold, what crimes thy tyrant power has caused.
Virgil quotes: He is fortunate who had been able to learn the causes of things. -Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas He is fortunate who had been able to learn the causes of things. -Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas
Virgil quotes: Trust one who has gone through it. Trust one who has gone through it.
Virgil quotes: Want of pluck shows want of blood. Want of pluck shows want of blood.
Virgil quotes: Veiling truth in mystery. Veiling truth in mystery.
Virgil quotes: Love Conquers All Love Conquers All
Virgil quotes: A fickle and changeful thing is a woman ever. A fickle and changeful thing is a woman ever.
Virgil quotes: Who asks whether the enemy was defeated by strategy or valor? Who asks whether the enemy was defeated by strategy or valor?
Virgil quotes: Look with favor upon a bold beginning. Look with favor upon a bold beginning.
Virgil quotes: Happy the man who has been able to learn the causes of things. Happy the man who has been able to learn the causes of things.
Virgil quotes: What each man feared would happen to himself, did not trouble him when he saw that it would ruin another. What each man feared would happen to himself, did not trouble him when he saw that it would ruin another.
Virgil quotes: Myself acquainted with misfortune, I learn to help the unfortunate. Myself acquainted with misfortune, I learn to help the unfortunate.
Virgil quotes: If one swain scorns you, you will soon find another. If one swain scorns you, you will soon find another.
Virgil quotes: Each person, makes their own terrible passion their God. Each person, makes their own terrible passion their God.
Virgil quotes: Look with favour upon a bold beginning. Look with favour upon a bold beginning.
Virgil quotes: People are able because they think they're able People are able because they think they're able
Virgil quotes: Perhaps the day may come when we shall remember these sufferings with joy. Perhaps the day may come when we shall remember these sufferings with joy.
Virgil quotes: Such words he utters, and sick with deep distress he feigns hope on his face, and keeps his anguish hidden deep in his breast. Such words he utters, and sick with deep distress he feigns hope on his face, and keeps his anguish hidden deep in his breast.
Virgil quotes: Age carries all things away, even the mind. Age carries all things away, even the mind.
Virgil quotes: Fortune sides with him who dares. Fortune sides with him who dares.
Virgil quotes: Enter on the way of training while the spirits in youth are still pliable. Enter on the way of training while the spirits in youth are still pliable.
Virgil quotes: Every man makes a god of his own desire. Every man makes a god of his own desire.
Virgil quotes: There's a snake lurking in the grass. There's a snake lurking in the grass.
Virgil quotes: From one learn all. From one learn all.
Virgil quotes: Amor vincit omnia, et nos cedamus amori.Love conquers all things, so we too shall yield to love. Amor vincit omnia, et nos cedamus amori.
Love conquers all things, so we too shall yield to love.
Virgil quotes: Now, whoever has courage and a strong and collected spirit in his breast, let him come forward, lace on the gloves and put up his hands. (5.363-364) Now, whoever has courage and a strong and collected spirit in his breast, let him come forward, lace on the gloves and put up his hands. (5.363-364)
Virgil quotes: From a single crime know the nation. From a single crime know the nation.
Virgil quotes: We may be masters of our every lot By bearing it. We may be masters of our every lot By bearing it.
Virgil quotes: They are able because they think they are able. They are able because they think they are able.
Virgil quotes: Go forth a conqueror and win great victories. Go forth a conqueror and win great victories.
Virgil quotes: Fear is the proof of a degenerate mind. Fear is the proof of a degenerate mind.
Virgil quotes: Harsh necessity, and the newness of my kingdom, force me to do such things and to guard my frontiers everywhere. Harsh necessity, and the newness of my kingdom, force me to do such things and to guard my frontiers everywhere.
Virgil quotes: The Britons are quite separated from all the world. The Britons are quite separated from all the world.
Virgil quotes: Arma virumque cano ... "*Literally: "I sing of arms and man".I sing the praises of a man's stuggles Arma virumque cano ... "
*Literally: "I sing of arms and man".
I sing the praises of a man's stuggles
Virgil quotes: Is there so much anger in the minds of the gods? Is there so much anger in the minds of the gods?
Virgil quotes: Yield thou not to adversity, but press on the more bravely. Yield thou not to adversity, but press on the more bravely.