Brief author info: Virgil (70-19 B.C.) Full name, Publius Vergilius Maro. Roman poet.
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Womankind Is ever a fickle and a changeful thing.
Trust one who has tried.
Accursed greed for gold, To what dost thou not drive the heart of man?
Knowing sorrow well, I learn the way to succor the distressed.
I fear the Greeks even when they bring gifts.
We may be masters of our every lot By bearing it.
Fear betrays unworthy souls.
Fortune sides with him who dares.
Rumor goes forth at once, Rumor than whom No other speedier evil thing exists; She thrives by rapid movement, and acquires Strength as she goes; small at the first from fear, She presently uplifts herself aloft, And stalks upon the ground and hides her head Among the clouds.
They can do all because they think they can.
A man keeps another's secret better than he does his own. A woman, on the other hand, keeps her own better than another's.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.