Thursday, May 31, 2018
Bene Qui Latuit
Bene qui latuit bene dixit, wrote Ovid. To live well is to live unnoticed.Image of the bottom of page 438:
For dixit read vixit.
The phrase comes from Ovid, Tristia 3.4.25, and means more literally "He who has succeeded in staying hidden has lived well."
Related post: Benevixitist.
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