Martial [Marcus Valerius Martialis]

Gideon Nisbet (ed.), Oxford World's Classics: Martial: Epigrams

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30. Venabula

  • Excipient apros expectabuntque leones,
  •    intrabunt ursos, sit modo firma manus.

Translation

30. Hunting-Spears

They will meet boar head-on, they will ambush lions, they will skewer bears—just let the grip be firm.

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