Caesar’s Sobriety: Suetonius, Deified Julius 53

“Even Caesar’s most committed enemies did not deny that he was temperate with wine. Cato said that Caesar alone was the only person to have attempted the overthrow of the Republic while sober.”

Vini parcissimum ne inimici quidem negaverunt. Marci Catonis est: unum ex omnibus Caesarem ad evertendam rem publicam sobrium accessisse. 

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