Gaius Valerius Catullus was a Roman poet of the 1st century BC. His work remains widely studied, and continues to influence poetry and other forms of art.
More on Wikipedia…
(25 quotes found)
“Give me a thousand kisses, then a hundred, then a thousand more.”
“What a woman says to her avid lover should be written in wind and running water.”
“I hate and love - wherefore I cannot tell, but by my tortures know the fact too well”
“It is difficult suddenly to put aside a long-standing love; it is difficult, but somehow you must do it.”
“Rise up, lads, the evening is coming. The evening star is just raising his long-awaited light in heaven.”
“So a maiden, while she remains untouched, remains dear to her own; but when she has lost her chaste flower with sullied body, she remains neither lovely to boys nor dear to girls”
“Now Spring restores the balmy heat, now Zephyr's sweet breezes calm the rage of the equinoctial sky.”
“I can imagine no greater misfortune for a cultured people than to see in the hands of the rulers not only the civil, but also the religious power”
“My mind's sunk so low, Claudia, because of you, wrecked itself on your account so bad already, that I couldn't like you if you were the best of women, - or stop loving you, no matter what you do.”
“For the godly poet must be chaste himself, but there is no need for his verses to be so.”
Quotes Daddy offers a number of tools for developers and bloggers to integrate quotes into their site including customizable widgets, embeddable quotes and API.
Over 1,000,000 famous quotes and user quotes that you can save to your favorites, share with friends and add to your site, blog or social network.