Titus Livius

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Titus Livius Patavinus (59 BC – AD 17)—known as Livy in English—was a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome and the Roman people. Ab Urbe Condita Libri, "Books from the Foundation of the City," covering the period from the earliest legends of Rome well before the traditional foundation in 753 BC through the reign of Augustus in Liv ...
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11 November 2014
They are more than men at the outset of their battles; at the end they are less than the women.
11 November 2014
It is better that a guilty man should not be brought to trial than that he should be acquitted.
11 November 2014
The populace is like the sea, motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze.
11 November 2014
Fortune blinds men when she does not wish them to withstand the violence of her onslaughts.
11 November 2014
Temerity is not always successful.

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