Fortune sides with him who dares.

— Virgil

The most proven Virgil quotes that will activate your inner potential

They can do all because they think they can.

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If I cannot move heaven, I will raise hell.

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Easy is the descent to hell; all night long, all day, the doors of dark Hades stand open; but to retrace the path; to come out again to the sweet air of Heaven - there is the task, there is the burden.

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Virgil quote Fortune favors the bold.

Fortune favors the bold.

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Maybe one day we shall be glad to remember even these hardships.

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Love conquers all things.

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Death twitches my ear. Live, he says, I am coming.

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Virgil quote Audentis fortuna iuvat. / Fortune favors

Audentis fortuna iuvat. / Fortune favors the brave.

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Endure, and keep yourselves for days of happiness.

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Audaces fortuna iuvat (latin)- Fortune favors the bold.

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No day shall erase you from the memory of time

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Facilis decensus averni. The descent into hell is easy.

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Nunc scio quit sit amor.

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Fortunate is he whose mind has the power to probe the causes of things and trample underfoot all terrors and inexorable fate.

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About Virgil

Quotes 205 sayings
Nationality Roman
Profession Poet
Birthday October 15, 70 BC

Harsh necessity, and the newness of my kingdom, force me to do such things and to guard my frontiers everywhere.

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That man is the most loyal who aims at the noblest motive, and that motive the public good.

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Persistent work triumphs.

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They are able because they think they are able.

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Myself acquainted with misfortune, I learn to help the unfortunate.

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A shifty, fickle object is woman, always. (Varium et mutabile semper femina.)

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Fortune favours the bold.

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From a single crime know the nation.

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Nunc scio quit sit amor." Lat., "Now I know what love is.

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Happy the man who has been able to know the reasons for things.

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Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance.

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Your descendants shall gather your fruits.

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Oh you who are born of the gods, easy is the descent into Hell.

The door of darkness stands open day and night. But to retrace your steps, and come back out into the brightness above, that is the work, that is the labor.

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Mind moves matter.

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Trust one who has tried.

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Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember.

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Time meanwhile is flying, flying beyond recall.

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Fear is proof of a degenerate mind.

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Trust not to much to appearances.

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Go forth a conqueror and win great victories.

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Fear betrays unworthy souls.

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They can because they think they can.

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Trust not the horse, O Trojans. Be it what it may, I fear the Grecians even when they offer gifts.

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Amor vincit omnia, et nos cedamus amori. Love conquers all things, so we too shall yield to love.

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Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.

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The gates of Hell are open night and day;

smooth the descent, and easy is the way: but, to return, and view the cheerful skies; in this, the task and mighty labor lies.

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Love conquers all; therefore, let us submit to love.

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Trust not too much to an enchanting face.

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Endure and save yourselves for happier times.

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The noblest motive is the public good.

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Hug the shore; let others try the deep.

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Age steals away all things, even the mind.

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A fickle and changeful thing is a woman ever.

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Let us go singing as far as we go: the road will be less tedious.

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May the countryside and the gliding valley streams content me.

Lost to fame, let me love river and woodland.

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The hour is ripe, and yonder lies the way.

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In strife who inquires whether stratagem or courage was used?

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