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Reproduced with permission from: EH Lim

Fortis fortuna adiuvat (Latin). "Fortune assists the brave".
Terence (Publius Terentius Afer), 190-159 BCE.
From Phormio volume line 203.

Audentis fortuna iuvat (Latin). "Fortune assists the bold".
Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro), 70-19 BCE.
From Aeneid, book 10, line 284.






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