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Variant:"... being instructed by experience, which is the best of teachers". From: The Commentaries of Caesar, Translated Into English (By William Duncan); to which is Prefixed a Discourse Concerning the Roman Art of War, Volume 2 (1806), p. 188
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Variant: "For what we wish we readily give credit to, and what we think ourselves, we hope is the opinion of other men." From: "Caesar's Commentaries: On the Gallic War and on the Civil War" (2005 edition), translated by W. A. MacDevitt, p. 263 - ISBN: 9780976072614
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Quoted by Plutarch in "Parallel Lives". Also quoted in: C. Julii Cæsaris commentarii de bello Gallico, with notes by H. Young (1854 edition). According to Plutarch, Caesar spoke these works while crossing the Rubicon River.

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Nationality: Roman

Occupation: Leader

Bio: Gaius Julius Caesar was a Roman general and statesman and a distinguished writer of Latin prose. He played a critical role in the gradual transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire.

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