Castor, fetch the dogs!
When the pirates demanded twenty talents for his ransom, he laughed at them for not knowing who their captive was, and of his own accord agreed to give them fifty.
Plutarch’s Parallel Lives, Life of Caesar
Show me who isn’t a slave. One individual is a slave to lust, another to greed; one to ambition, another to hope. All humans are slaves to fear.
Seneca the Younger
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fan graphics challenge
[10 female characters] — atia of the julii, rome
"You’re swearing now that, someday, you’ll destroy me. Remember that far better women than you have sworn to do the same. Go look for them now.”
ALL THE LADIES ~ Favorite Female Leader/Ruler/Royalty ~ Cleopatra VII Philopator
Fool! Don’t you see now that I could have poisoned you a hundred times had I been able to live without you.