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Quotation by Titus Livius
Nature has ordained that the man who is pleading his own cause before a large audience, will be more readily listened to than he who has no object in view other than the public benefit.
Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.–A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, III, 68.
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