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He [Pompey] stands, the shadow of a great name.
Among those who share a throne there can be no loyalty; Dominion's ever impatient consort.
Not only had Caesar a great name and a general's glory, but his valor knew no rest, and the only thing he looked upon as a disgrac
Might was the measure of right.
Dispense with all delay!
Postponement always harms when all's prepared.
Deep-seated are the wounds of civil brawls.
The victorious party found favor with the gods, the vanquished with Cato.
Greatness collapses of itself: such limit the gods have set to the growth of prosperous states.
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