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Quotation by Shakespeare
Had you rather Caesar were living, and die all slaves, than that Caesar were dead, to live all free men?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Brutus, in Julius Caesar, act 3, sc. 2, l. 22-4.
Addressing the people after the death of Caesar.
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