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Quotation by Marcus Porcius Cato The Elder
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one.
Marcus Porcius Cato The Elder (234–149 B.C.), Roman statesman. quoted in Parallel Lives, "Marcus Cato," ch. 19, sct. 4, Plutarch.
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