Ovid Quotes (421 quotes)
In Latin: "Video meliora, proboque, deteriora sequor." - Metamorphoses (Transformations)
Alternative translation in "The Fasti, Tristia, Pontic Epistles, Ibis, and Halieuticon of Ovid" translated by Henry T. Riley, G. Bell, 1851, p. 401
In Latin: In audaces non est audacia tuta. From: Metamorphoses ("Transformations"). As quoted in: Dictionary of quotations (classical) by Thomas Benfield Harbottle, S. Sonnenschein, 1897, p. 99
From: Metamorphoses ("Transformations"), II, 447. As quoted in: Dictionary of quotations (classical) by Thomas Benfield Harbottle, S. Sonnenschein, 1897, p. 82
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Bio: Publius Ovidius Naso, known as Ovid in the English-speaking world, was a Roman poet who is best known as the author of the three major collections of poetry, the Heroides, Amores and Ars Amatoria, and of the Metamorphoses, a mythological hexameter poem.