Quotation by Shakespeare

When went there by an age, since the great Flood,
But it was famed with more than with one man?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Cassius, in Julius Caesar, act 1, sc. 2, l. 152-3.

Greek mythology and the Bible both describe a great flood; in the first Zeus spared Deucalion, and in the second God spared Noah.
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