Virgil Quote

Thus all below, whether by Nature's curse,
Or Fate's decree, degenerate still to worse:
So the boat's brawny crew the current stem,
And, slow advancing, struggle with the stream:
But if they slack their hands, or cease to strive,
Then down the flood with headlong haste they drive.


Georgics (29 BC)

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Thus all below, whether by Nature's curse, Or Fate's decree, degenerate still to worse: So the boat's brawny crew the current stem, And, slow...

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Thus all below, whether by Nature's curse, Or Fate's decree, degenerate still to worse: So the boat's brawny crew the current stem, And, slow...

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Thus all below, whether by Nature's curse, Or Fate's decree, degenerate still to worse: So the boat's brawny crew the current stem, And, slow...

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Thus all below, whether by Nature's curse, Or Fate's decree, degenerate still to worse: So the boat's brawny crew the current stem, And, slow...