Moreover, will he reconcile himself to,
or look mercifully on the province of Gaul, by which he has been excluded and rejected? You will see
every thing, O conscript fathers, if you do not take care, full of hatred and
full of discord, from which civil wars arise. Do not then desire that which is
impossible; and beware, I entreat you by the immortal gods, O conscript fathers,
that out of hope of present peace you do not lose perpetual peace.
M. Tullius Cicero. The Orations of Marcus Tullius Cicero, literally translated by C. D. Yonge. London. George Bell & Sons. 1903.
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