titus flavius sabinus vespasianus quotes - 10 of
Dear me! I must be turning into a god.
Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscie
The Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, slow bellies.
A monarchy is like a man-of-war--bad shots between wind and water hurt it exceedingly; there is a danger of capsizing. But democra
Self-love is the source of all our other loves.
What? Rome dares not desire what you desire? How do you use your absolute power?
They who overcome their desires once can overcome them always.
If you betray me, can I take a better revenge than to love the person you hate?
Such is the caprice of Romans ... who reject kings in name but not in practice, and accept an Emperor mightier than a hundred king
A monarch must sometimes rule even himself: he who wants everything must risk very little.
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