by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

So chi t'accese
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
So chi t’accese;
basta per ora.
Cesare intese,
Ma tu procura
d’esser più saggio.
Fra l’armi e l’ire
giova il coraggio.
Pompa d’ardire
qui non si fa.


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This text was added to the website: 2018-07-23
Line count: 10
Word count: 28