Posts tagged “carthage”

  1. "'Ceterum autem censeo Carthaginem esse delendam' (English: "Furthermore, I consider that Carthage must be destroyed") is a Latin oratorical phrase which was in popular use in the Roman Republic in the 2nd Century BC during the latter years of the Punic Wars against Carthage. The phrase was most famously uttered frequently and persistently almost to the point of absurdity by the Roman senator Cato the Elder (234-149 BC), as a part of his speeches." "Oh,…

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