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.
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.