He is fortunate who had been able to learn the causes of things. -Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas
Virgil (70 - 19 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Easy is the descent to Avernus. -Facilis descensus Averno
Source: Aeneid, VI.126
God will even grant an end to these [troubles]. -Dabit deus his quoque finem
Then endure for a while, and live for a happier day!
Source: Aeneid, I, 11
Mantua gave me birth, Calabri snatched me away, now Parthenope holds me; I sang of shepherds, pastures, and heroes. -Mantua me genuit, Calabri rapuere, tenet nunc Parthenope, cecini pascua, rura, duces
Trust the expert. -Experto credite
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