Quotation by Ovid

Envy, slothful vice,
Never makes its way in lofty characters,
But, like the skulking viper, creeps and crawls
Close to the ground.
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso) (43 B.C.–A.D. 17/18), Roman poet. Epistolae ex Ponto, 3.3. 101-102.
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