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Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar, 101-14 BC ,  Roman general & Consul
Julius CaesarA Roman military, and political leader. He played an important part in the transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. His conquest of Gaul extended the Roman world all the way to the Atlantic Ocean, with the first Roman invasion of Britannia in 55 BC.

He is widely considered to be one of the greatest military geniuses of all time, as well as a brilliant politician and one of the ancient world's strongest leaders.

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Which death is preferably to every other? The unexpected.

Even now we can still turn back. But once we have crossed that little bridge, everything must be decided by arms.

before crossing river Rubicon, in 49 BC

In most cases men willingly believe what they wish.

It is not the well-fed long-haired man I fear, but the pale and the hungry looking.

Latin Quotes

The die is cast.

Alea jacta est.

when crossing Rubicon river to attack Rome

I came, I saw, I won.

Veni, vidi, vici.

message to the Senate after his victory over Pharnaces of Pontus in 47 BC

Ancient Greek

And you, son Brutus?

Και συ, τέκνον Βρούτε;

his last words, spoken in Greek


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