“For now, we have made you of marble, in accordance with the cost: but when Augustus the father returns, you shall be gold.”
Nunc te mamoreum pro sumtu fecimus: at cum
Augustus frater remeaverit, Aureus esto.
“The death which the lion suffers under a blow from such a tiny reed is not inflicted by the weapon, but the one who wields it.”
Quod leo tam tenui patitur sub arundine letum
non vires ferri, sed ferientis agunt.
“Today, I shall be considered a woman fortunate beyond all others, whether I give birth to a god or a man.”
Ante omnes alias felix tamen hoc ego dicar:
sive deum peperi foemina, sive virum.