I have lived, and I have run the course which fortune allotted me; and now my shade shall descend illustrious to the grave.

[Vixi, et quem dederat cursum fortuna, peregi:
Et nunc magna mei sub terras currit imago.]

Virgil (statue)
Virgil (70-19 BC) Roman poet [b. Publius Vergilius Maro; also Vergil]
Aeneid, Book 4, l. 653 (c. 29-19 BC)
Added on 21-Jan-13 | Last updated 21-Jan-13
Link to this post
More quotes by Virgil

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>