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And nobility will not be able to help you with your love; Love does not know how to cede to ancestral images.
Love never offers to anyone wings so easy that he does not hold him back with his other hand.
Now like an insane man, you seek water in the middle of a stream.
Allow me, whom Fortune always desires to bury, lay down my life in these final trivialities. Many have freely died in longlasting ...
Good Sense, if you are in fact a divinity, I give myself to your worship; all of my prayers have fallen upon the ears of a deaf Ju ...
Make room, Roman writers, make room for Greek writers; something greater than the Iliad is born.
Anyone who is an enemy of mine, let him love women, but let he who is my friend rejoice in men.
Even a faithful mistress can be bent by constant threats.
I would rather not see such winds subside, which carry your slow ship away, although they leave me, cast down, on an empty shore, ...
No rival will steal away my sure love; that glory will be my gray hair.
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