Frases de Tibulo
Data de nascimento: 5 a.C.
Data de falecimento: 19 a.C.
Álbio Tibulo foi um poeta lírico latino.
„Whatsoever [Love] does, whithersoever she turns her steps, Grace follows her unseen to order all aright.“
Bk. 4, no. 2, line 7. Tibullus' authorship of this poem is doubtful.
„Because of thee thy Egypt never sues for showers, nor does the parched blade bow to Jove the Rain-giver.“
Bk. 1, no. 7, line 25. Of the River Nile. Variant translation: Because of you your land never pleads for showers, nor does its parched grass pray to Jupiter the Rain-giver.
Bk. 3, no. 6, line 34.
Bk. 1, no. 1, line 59. Variant translation: May I be looking at you when my last hour has come, and dying may I hold you with my weakening hand.
Bk. 2, no. 6, line 19.