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Comprehensive information about Virgil including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Publius Vergilius Maro (October 15, 70 BC – September 21, 19 BC), usually called Virgil or Vergil /ˈvɜrdʒəl/ in English, was an ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period. He is known for three major works of Latin literature, the Eclogues (or Bucolics), the Georgics, and the epic Aeneid. A number of minor poems, collected in the Appendix Vergiliana, are sometimes attributed to him. Virgil is traditionally ranked as one of Rome's greatest poets. This educational Virgil resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left This quote reminds me to enjoy each moment of the summer Steep thyself in a bowl of summertime. Quote Right
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Quote Left Possunt quia posse videntur. (They can because they think they can, from The Aeneid) Quote Right
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Quote Left Latet anguis in herba. (There's a snake hidden in the grass) Quote Right
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Quote Left Happy is he who gets to know the reasons for things. Quote Right
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Quote Left Trust one who has gone through it. Quote Right
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