aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

Ovid, Sorrows 3.4.25

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crede mihi, bene qui latuit bene vixit.

Trust me – he who has kept well out of sight has lived well.

Part of Ovid’s bitter complaint from exile: if you want to survive in Rome, make sure you keep under the emperor’s radar!

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July 18, 2013 at 12:00 PM

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