Frases de Marcial página 2
Data de nascimento: 1. Março 40 d.C.
Data de falecimento: 104
Outros nomes:Marcus V. Martialis
Marco Valério Marcial foi um epigramatista latino.
„You will always be poor, if you are poor, Aemilianus. Wealth is given to-day to none save the rich.“
V, 81 (Loeb translation).
X, 47. Alternatively translated as "Neither fear, nor wish for, your last day", in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Compare: "Nor love thy life, nor hate; but what thou livest / Live well: how long or short permit to heaven", John Milton, Paradise Lost, book xi, line 553.
X, 23. Alternatively translated as "The good man prolongs his life; to be able to enjoy one's past life is to live twice", in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Compare: "For he lives twice who can at once employ / The present well, and e'en the past enjoy", Alexander Pope, Imitation of Martial.
XI, 5 (Loeb translation).
V, 20, line 13; this phrase is often found as an inscription on sundials.