Sentence Examples


  • The well-known stories of his laughter when he was introduced to Belisarius, and his chant, "Vanitas vanitatum," when he walked before the triumphal car of his conqueror through the streets of Constantinople, probably point to an intellect disordered by his reverses and hardships.
 
 

How would you define vanitas? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Also Mentioned In