aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

[Sallust], Speech to Caesar on the Republic 1.2

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sed res docuit id verum esse quod in carminibus Appius ait: fabrum esse suae quemque fortunae.

But experience has taught us the truth of what Appius said in his poems, that ‘Every man is the craftsman of his own fortune’.

Written by aleatorclassicus

October 27, 2012 at 12:00 PM

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