Lucan Quote

It is not granted to know which man took up arms with more right on his side. Each pleads his cause before a great judge: the winning cause pleased the gods, but the losing one pleased Cato.


Pharsalia bk. 1, l. 128

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It is not granted to know which man took up arms with more right on his side. Each pleads his cause before a great judge: the winning cause pleased...

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It is not granted to know which man took up arms with more right on his side. Each pleads his cause before a great judge: the winning cause pleased...

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It is not granted to know which man took up arms with more right on his side. Each pleads his cause before a great judge: the winning cause pleased...

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It is not granted to know which man took up arms with more right on his side. Each pleads his cause before a great judge: the winning cause pleased...