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Силий Италик

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Другие имена: Silius Italicus

Тибе́рий Ка́тий Аско́ний Си́лий Ита́лик — древнеримский политик и поэт эпического жанра, консул в 68 году и автор поэмы «Пуника» — крупнейшей эпической поэмы о Второй пунической войне.

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„Peace is the best thing that man may know; peace alone is better than a thousand triumphs“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XI, lines 592–597<!--; spoken by Hanno.-->
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Pax optima rerum
quas homini novisse datum est, pax una triumphis
innumeris potior, pax custodire salutem
et civis aequare potens revocetur in arcis
tandem Sidonias, et fama fugetur ab urbe
perfidiae, Phoenissa, tua.
Контексте: Peace is the best thing that man may know; peace alone is better than a thousand triumphs; peace has power to guard our lives and secure equality among fellow-citizens. Let us then after so long recall peace to the city of Carthage, and banish the reproach of treachery from Dido's city.

„Virtue is indeed its own noblest reward“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XIII, lines 663–665
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Ipsa quidem virtus sibimet pulcherrima merces;
dulce tamen venit ad manis, cum gratia vitae
durat apud superos nec edunt oblivia laudem.
Контексте: Virtue is indeed its own noblest reward; yet the dead find it sweet, when the fame of their lives is remembered among the living and oblivion does not swallow up their praises.

„Love never abandons hope.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book VIII, line 85
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Non umquam spem ponit amor.

„She gave way under the sudden weight, the sea rushed in, and the Io sank beneath the wave. Shields and helmets float on the water, images of tutelary gods and javelins with useless points.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XIV, lines 540–543
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Subito cum pondere victus,
insiliente mari, summergitur alveus undis.
scuta virum cristaeque et inerti spicula ferro
tutelaeque deum fluitant.

„Victorious Carthage measures the downfall of Rome by all the heap of gold that was torn from the left hands of the slain.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book VIII, lines 675–676
This refers to the mass of rings Hannibal plundered from the Roman knights slain in the Battle of Cannae.
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Congesto laevae quodcumque avellitur auro
metitur Latias victrix Carthago ruinas.

„Like a trembling hind pursued by a Hyrcanian tigress, or like a pigeon that checks her flight when she sees a hawk in the sky, or like a hare that dives into the thicket at sight of the eagle hovering with outstretched wings in the cloudless sky.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book V, lines 280–284
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) ...ceu tigride cerva
Hyrcana cum pressa tremit, vel territa pennas
colligit accipitrem cernens in nube columba,
aut dumis subit, albenti si sensit in aethra
librantem nisus aquilam, lepus.

„And their manliness is slowly sapped and weakened by the seductive poison of indolence.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book III, lines 580–581
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Blandoque veneno
desidiae virtus paulatim evicta senescit.

„And Poverty, an unsightly plague that leads men to crime; Error, with staggering gait, and Discord that delights to confound sea with sky.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XIII, lines 585–587
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Et deforme malum ac sceleri proclivis Egestas
Errorque infido gressu, et Discordia gaudens
permiscere fretum caelo.

„Men leave arms and legs behind, severed by the frost, and the cruel cold cuts off the limbs already broken.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book III, line 552–553
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Abscisa relincunt
membra gelu, fractosque asper rigor amputat artus.

„Manhood is tested by trial, and valour climbs unterrified the rocky path and difficult ascent that leads to glory.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book IV, lines 603–604
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Explorant adversa viros, perque aspera duro
nititur ad laudem virtus interrita clivo.

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„Here I begin the war by which the fame of the Aeneadae was raised to heaven and proud Carthage submitted to the rule of Italy.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book I, lines 1–3
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Ordior arma, quibus caelo se gloria tollit
Aeneadum, patiturque ferox Oenotria iura
Carthago.

„My attendants are Honour and Praise, Renown and Glory with joyful countenance, and Victory with snow-white wings like mine.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XV, lines 98–99; spoken by Virtue.
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Mecum Honor ac Laudes et laeto Gloria vultu
et Decus ac niveis Victoria concolor alis.

„Huge as the snakes that armed the Giants when they stormed heaven, or as the hydra that wearied Hercules by the waters of Lerna, or as Juno's snake that guarded the boughs with golden foliage.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book VI, lines 181–184
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Quantis armati caelum petiere Gigantes
anguibus, aut quantus Lernae lassavit in undis
Amphitryoniaden serpens, qualisque comantis
auro servauit ramos Junonius anguis.

„Then the shouting of the sailors, which had long been rising from the open sea, filled all the shore with its sound; and, when the rowers all together brought the oars back sharply to their breasts, the sea foamed under the stroke of a hundred blades.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book XI, lines 487–490
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) At patulo surgens iam dudum ex aequore late
nauticus implebat resonantia litora clamor,
et simul adductis percussa ad pectora tonsis
centeno fractus spumabat verbere pontus.

„He had the folly to believe that to be feared is glory.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book I, line 149
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Metui demens credebat honorem.

„War calls for strategy: valour is less praiseworthy in a commander.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book V, line 100
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Bellandum est astu; leuior laus in duce dextrae.

„Groundless superstition ill becomes an army; Valour is the only deity that rules in the warrior's breast.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book V, lines 125–127
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Deforme sub armis
vana superstitio est: dea sola in pectore Virtus
bellantum viget.

„Doubt not a woman's hardihood; no danger is too great for wedded love to face.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book III, lines 112–113
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Crede vigori
femineo. Castum haud superat labor ullus amorem.

„Altars seldom smoke in prosperous times.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book VII, line 89
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Rarae fumant felicibus arae.

„He was ever first to undertake hardship.“

—  Silius Italicus, Punica

Book I, line 242
Punica
Добавить примечание: (la) Primus sumpsisse laborem.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“

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