Q – Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar 100 - 44BC was a great Roman leader, but never an Emperor. He is classed as one of the best speakers of his time.

 

‘I came, I saw, I conquered’

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‘Experience is the teacher of all things’

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‘What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine other think also’

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‘The die is cast’

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‘As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can’

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‘I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome’

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‘Cowards die many times before their actual deaths’

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‘Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true’

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‘It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life’

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‘Divide and conquer’

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‘Men willingly believe what they wish’

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‘If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it’

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‘In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes’

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‘Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion’

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‘It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience’

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‘You carry Caesar, and Caesar’s fortune’

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'I love the name of honour, more than I fear death'

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'I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory'

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