Lucan - Quotes

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Great fear is concealed under daring.

Great fear is concealed under daring.

The gods conceal from men the happiness of death, that they may endure life. ---->>>

I have a wife, I have sons: all of them hostages given to fate. ---->>>

There stands the shadow of a glorious name. ---->>>

Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship. ---->>>

Some men by ancestry are only the shadow of a mighty name. ---->>>


Name: Lucan
Nationality: Roman
Born: 39
Die: 65
Occupation: Poet

Marcus Annaeus Lucanus (November 3, 39 AD – April 30, 65 AD), better known in English as Lucan (), was a Roman poet, born in Corduba (modern-day Córdoba), in Hispania Baetica. Despite his short life, he is regarded as one of the outstanding figures of the Imperial Latin period. His youth and speed of composition set him apart from other poets (wikipedia)