(the) descent to hell is easy; it is easy to take the downward path. Vergil, Aeneid, 6:126.
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How to use facilis descensus Averno in a sentence
As we all know, facilis descensus Averno est, and any man with natural greed in his veins is subject to temptation.The Cottage of Delight | Will N. Harben
The motto, "facilis descensus Averno," etc, epitomises the whole story.Edwy the Fair or the First Chronicle of Aescendune | A. D. Crake
"facilis descensus Averno" is the motto over its downward path.Exempting the Churches | James F. Morton. Jr.
It should be "facilis descensus Averno," easy is the descent to Avernus.The Short-story | William Patterson Atkinson