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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 Believe one who has proved it. Believe an expert. Quote Right
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Quote Left It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be. Quote Right
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Quote Left They can conquer who believe they can. Quote Right
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Quote Left In quarrels such as these not ours to intervene. Quote Right
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Quote Left I have known sorrow and learned to aid the wretched. Quote Right
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