1. 10

    Your dreams were the one place you could be physically safe.

  2. 9

    We evolved the ability to communicate disappointment to teach those around us good manners

  3. 8

    I swear so soon as age will permit ... I will use fire and steel to arrest the destiny of Rome.

  4. 7

    We're like socks. You can put us through a rough wash once, but you'll never use us again.

  5. 6

    Let us now relieve the Romans of their fears by the death of a feeble old man.

  6. 5

    Nothing more isolating than a mental illness.

  7. 4

    All good things to those who wait.

  8. 3

    Words are living things. They have personality, point of view... agenda.

  9. 2

    A robin red-breast in a cage, puts all of Heaven in a rage. Think to yourself that every day is your last. The hour to which you do not look forward will come as a welcome surprise. As for me, when you want a good laugh, you will find me in fine state... fat and sleek, a true hog of Epicurus's herd.

  10. 1

    I am not carrying on a war of extermination against the Romans. I am contending for honor and empire. My ancestors yielded to Roman valour. I am endeavouring that others, in their turn, will be obliged to yield to my good fortune, and my valour.

  11. Last Update: 4 December 2022

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