Julius Caesar quotes

Born
13 July 100 BC Rome.

Died
15 March 44 BC.

Occupation
Politician and general.

Julius Caesar was a Roman politician and general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire. He is also known as a notable author of Latin prose.

I came, I saw, I conquered.
– Julius Caesar
I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
– Julius Caesar
I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.
– Julius Caesar
It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking.
– Julius Caesar
Which death is preferably to every other? ‘The unexpected’.
– Julius Caesar
I am prepared to resort to anything, to submit to anything, for the sake of the commonwealth.
– Julius Caesar
Men are nearly always willing to believe what they wish.
– Julius Caesar
The die is cast.
– Julius Caesar
Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion.
– Julius Caesar
Men willingly believe what they wish.
– Julius Caesar
Experience is the teacher of all things.
– Julius Caesar
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
I have lived long enough both in years and in accomplishments.
– Julius Caesar
If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.
– Julius Caesar
I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome.
– Julius Caesar
No one is so brave that he is not disturbed by something unexpected.
– Julius Caesar
It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.
– Julius Caesar
Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.
– Julius Caesar
Men freely believe that which they desire.
– Julius Caesar
What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.
– Julius Caesar
I have always reckoned the dignity of the republic of first importance and preferable to life.
– Julius Caesar
Cowards die many times before their actual deaths.
– Julius Caesar
As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.
– Julius Caesar