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Quotation by Shakespeare
I grant I am a woman; but withal A woman that Lord Brutus took to wife. I grant I am a woman; but withal A woman well-reputed, Cato's daughter. Think you I am no stronger than my sex, Being so fathered and so husbanded?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Portia, in Julius Caesar, act 2, sc. 1, l. 292-7.
Cato was noted for his integrity; he supported Pompey against Caesar, and committed suicide rather than submit to Caesar.
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