Publius Ovid

Ovid is considered as one of the three canonical Latin poets, alongside Virgil and Horace. His most famous work is the Metamorphoses but he is also known for his erotic poetry. Classical gas.
 

"When all the other animals, downcast looked upon the earth, [Prometheus] gave a face raised on high to man, and commanded him to see the sky and raise his high eyes to the stars."

- Ovid, Metamorphoses