by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Amor commanda, onore invita
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Amor commanda, onore invita,
più bell’impegno
d’espor la vita,
no, non si da.

Già l’alma accesa
di bella gloria,
corre all’impresa,
e di vittoria sicura è già.


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Love commands me, honor invites", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-06-01
Line count: 8
Word count: 27