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Gaius Valerius Catullus

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Comprehensive information about Gaius Valerius Catullus including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Gaius Valerius Catullus (ca. 84–54 BC) was a Latin poet of the late Roman Republic who wrote in the neoteric style of poetry. His surviving works are still read widely, and continue to influence poetry and other forms of art. This educational Gaius Valerius Catullus resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left I hate and I love. Perhaps you ask why I do so. I do not know, but I feel it, and am in agony. Quote Right
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Quote Left I love and I hate. How can this be, you ask in vain. I know not, but I feel it to be so and am wracked with pain. Quote Right
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Quote Left Then let amorous kisses dwell On our lips, begin and tell A Thousand and a Hundred score A Hundred, and a Thousand more. Quote Right
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Quote Left It is difficult to lay aside a confirmed passion. Quote Right
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Quote Left My mind's sunk so low, Claudia, because of you, wrecked itself on your account so bad already, that I couldn't like you if you were the best of women,--or stop loving you, no matter what you do. Quote Right
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