Horace Originally Quintus Horatius Flaccus. 65-8 B.C. Roman lyric poet. Their Odes and Satires have exerted a significant impact on English poetry.
Quintus Horatius Flaccus, a poet and philosopher associated with the Roman Augustan Age. Born 65 BCE in Venusia, died 27 November, 8 BCE in Rome. Horace had been a contemporary and buddy of Virgil. Although of reasonable beginning, Horace had been admired because of the Emperor Augustus and had been supplied, but refused, in order to become his private assistant.