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Aeneas Quotes

Four of the best book quotes from Aeneas
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“Why could not I by that strong arm be slain, And lie by noble Hector on the plain?”
Virgil
author
The Aenid
book
Aeneas
character
war
grief
regret
survivor
concepts
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“High on the deck the godlike hero stands, With olive crown’d, a charger in his hands; Then cast the reeking entrails in the brine, And pour’d the sacrifice of purple wine.”
Virgil
author
Aeneas
character
heroes
sacrifice
ship
concepts
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″‘T is fate diverts our course, and fate we must obey.”
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″‘Endure the hardships of your present state; Live, and reserve yourselves for better fate.’ These words he spoke, but spoke not from his heart; His outward smiles conceal’d his inward smart.”
Virgil
author
Aeneas
character
loss
encouragement
hope
concepts

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