"Our goal is to modernize it but retain the historical flavor."
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"It's called monotheism, but it looks like downsizing to me."
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"Hail, Caesar! The barbarians have been beaten back, and Rome is still Numero Uno."
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"Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your money."
Tags:history, historical, rome, ancient romans, ancient rome, roman, romans, roman empire, ancient, friend, friends, countrymen, countryman, lend me your swords, lend me your money, money, tax, taxes, taxation, paying taxes, finances, politician, politicians, speech, speeches, politics, government, governments, orator, orators, political speech, political speeches, bailout, bailouts, cliche, cliches, catch phrase, catch phrases, catchphrase, catchphrases, big government, tax and spend, taxing and spending, greed, government greed, stimulus, stimulus package, bailout, bailouts, bailing out, bailed out, tax office, irs, internal revenue service
"Preparing to Cross the Alps: Hannibal's Address to his Elephants
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"Go with Hannibal if you must."
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"Es tu, Little Caesar?"
"I'm having my entrails read."
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"Sure, I'd get married again, but who wants a she-wolf with two adopted children?"
Tags:romulus, remus, baby, babies, child, children, kid, kids, she-wolf, wolf, wolves, rome, founding of rome, roman, roman empire, history, historical, art, myth, myths, legend, legends, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, single, family, families, marriage, marriages, re-marriage, second marriage, adopted, adoption, animal, animals, talking animal, talking animals
"Surely, as the world's only superpower, we're entitled to a little mischief now and then."
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"If San Francisco was the Rome of the sixties, Vermont was the Athens."
Veni, Vidi, Vici, Mani, Pedi.
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"Food, drink, shelter—what else is there?"
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"You've been traded to Carthage for two third-round picks and a hippopotamus."
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"General Varus's compliments. Which way to Teutoburger Wald?"
"Small Caesar salad?"
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"Is the martyr fresh?"
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