Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar (Classical Latin: [ˈɡaː.i.ʊs ˈjuː.li.ʊs ˈkae̯.sar]; 13 July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC) was a Roman statesman, general, and notable author of Latin prose. He played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire. In 60 BC, Caesar, Crassus, and Pompey formed a political alliance that dominated Roman politics for several years. Their attempts to amass power through populist tactics were opposed by the conservative ruling class within the Roman Senate, among them Cato the Younger with the frequent support of Cicero. Caesar's victories in the Gallic Wars, completed by 51 BC, extended Rome's territory to the English Channel and the Rhine. Caesar became the first Roman general to cross both when he built a bridge across the Rhine and conducted the first invasion of Britain. These achievements granted him unmatched... More


Julius Caesar Quotes

Julius Caesar #Death #Fear #Love

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
Julius Caesar #Death

Which death is preferably to every other? 'The unexpected'.
Julius Caesar #Experience #Teacher

Experience is the teacher of all things.
Julius Caesar #Fear #Men

It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking.
Julius Caesar #Great #Power #War

Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces.
Julius Caesar #History

I came, I saw, I conquered.
Julius Caesar #Life

It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.
Julius Caesar #Men

As a rule, men worry more about what they can't see than about what they can.
Julius Caesar #Men

Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.
Julius Caesar #Nature

I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.
Julius Caesar #Power

If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.
Julius Caesar #Men #Patience

It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
Julius Caesar #War

In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.