aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

Virgil, Aeneid 4.174-5

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fama, malum quo non aliud velocius ullum,
mobilitate viget, viresque acquirit eundo.

No evil thing is more swift than Rumour: it flourishes through its mobility, and amasses strength as it advances. 

Written by aleatorclassicus

October 16, 2011 at 12:00 PM

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