A Grammar of the Latin Language from Plautus to Suetonius, Volume 2

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Macmillan and Company, 1874 - Latin language
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Page lxxxviii - The tears into his eyes were brought. And thanks and praises seemed to run So fast out of his heart, I thought They never would have done. — I've heard of hearts unkind, kind deeds With coldness still returning; Alas! the gratitude of men Hath oftener left me mourning.
Page xc - But for those obstinate questionings Of sense and outward things, Fallings from us, vanishings ; Blank misgivings of a creature Moving about in worlds not realized...
Page 94 - Lucius CATILINA nobili genere natus fuit, magna vi et animi et corporis, sed ingenio malo pravoque.
Page lxxxvii - But have I now seen death ? Is this the way I must return to native dust ? O sight Of terror, foul and ugly to behold, Horrid to think, how horrible to feel...
Page 252 - Vana feror. Quod ut o potius formidine falsa Ludar, et in melius tua, qui potes, orsa reflectas...
Page 282 - Non te nullius exercent numinis irae ; ' Magna luis commissa : tibi has miserabilis Orpheus 'Haudquaquam ob meritum poenas, ni fata resistant, 455 'Suscitat, et rapta graviter pro coniuge saevit. 'Ilia quidem, dum te fugeret per flumina praeceps, ' Immanem ante pedes hydrum moritura puella 'Servantem ripas alta non vidit in herba.
Page 222 - Potuisti populan hanc terram, quse te genuit atque aluit ? Non tibi, quamvis infesto animo et minaci perveneras, ingredienti fines ira cecidit ? Non, cum in conspectu Roma fuit, succurrit
Page lxxxviii - MOST sweet it is with unuplifted eyes To pace the ground, if path be there or none, While a fair region round the traveller lies Which he forbears again to look upon; Pleased rather with some soft ideal scene, The work of Fancy, or some happy tone Of meditation, slipping in between The beauty coming and the beauty gone.
Page 295 - ... est igitur haec, iudices, non scripta, sed nata lex, quam non didicimus, accepimus, legimus, verum ex natura ipsa arripuimus, hausimus, expressimus, ad quam non docti, sed facti, non instituti, sed imbuti sumus...
Page 402 - Nam in poetis , non Homero soli locus est (ut de Graecis loquar), aut Archilocho, aut Sophocli, aut Pindaro ; sed horum vel secundis , vel etiam infra secundos.

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