Intellectual Takeout (Cato the Elder) The Men Who Changed Rome: 6 of the Roman Republic's Most Important Figures

The Men Who Changed Rome: 6 of the Roman Republic's Most Important Figures

Intellectual Takeout (Cato the Elder) The Men Who Changed Rome: 6 of the Roman Republic's Most Important Figures

Cato the Elder 234 BC – 149 BC.  Served as tribune, aedile, prator, consul, censor.  Known for trying to preserve the mos majorum (“ancestral custom”) and combat "degenerate" Hellenistic influences.

Cato the Elder 234 BC – 149 BC. Served as tribune, aedile, prator, consul, censor. Known for trying to preserve the mos majorum (“ancestral custom”) and combat "degenerate" Hellenistic influences.

Marcus Porcius Cato Uticensis-- (95-46 BC) commonly known as Cato the Younger (Cato Minor) to distinguish him from his great-grandfather (Cato the Elder), was a politician and statesman in the late Roman Republic, and a follower of the Stoic philosophy. A noted orator, he is remembered for his stubbornness & tenacity (especially in his lengthy conflict with Julius Caesar), as well as his immunity to bribes, his moral integrity, and his famous distaste for the ubiquitous

Marcus Porcius Cato Uticensis-- (95-46 BC) commonly known as Cato the Younger (Cato Minor) to distinguish him from his great-grandfather (Cato the Elder), was a politician and statesman in the late Roman Republic, and a follower of the Stoic philosophy. A noted orator, he is remembered for his stubbornness & tenacity (especially in his lengthy conflict with Julius Caesar), as well as his immunity to bribes, his moral integrity, and his famous distaste for the ubiquitous

Marcus Porcius Cato (234 BC – 149 BC) was a Roman statesman, commonly referred to as Cato Censorius (the Censor), Cato Sapiens (the Wise), or Cato the Elder. Known for his conservatism and opposition to Hellenization. He gave several vehement speeches which he frequently ended by saying "Carthago delenda est", or "Carthage must be destroyed" regardless of the subject.

Marcus Porcius Cato (234 BC – 149 BC) was a Roman statesman, commonly referred to as Cato Censorius (the Censor), Cato Sapiens (the Wise), or Cato the Elder. Known for his conservatism and opposition to Hellenization. He gave several vehement speeches which he frequently ended by saying "Carthago delenda est", or "Carthage must be destroyed" regardless of the subject.

Sage advice from Cato the Elder @roughromanmemes  #ancientrome #ancienthistory #sculpture #ancient #carthage #memes #rome #cato #historynerd

Sage advice from Cato the Elder @roughromanmemes #ancientrome #ancienthistory #sculpture #ancient #carthage #memes #rome #cato #historynerd

Carthage. Cata the Elder 150BC   Carthage. Cata the Elder 150BC Carthage must be destroyed. (Cato the Elder said this in 150BC. (Ancient Carthage would now be a suburb of Tunis in Tunisia.)  http://www.finelifeart.com/carthage-cata-the-elder-150bc/

Carthage. Cata the Elder 150BC Carthage. Cata the Elder 150BC Carthage must be destroyed. (Cato the Elder said this in 150BC. (Ancient Carthage would now be a suburb of Tunis in Tunisia.) http://www.finelifeart.com/carthage-cata-the-elder-150bc/

Initial letter M depicting Marcus Porcius Cato the Censor, Cato the Elder, miniature from In libris epitomatum illustriorum virorum Plutarchi, by Pietro Candido Decembrio (1392-1477), parchment manuscript, cod CCXXXIX, folio 88, recto. Italy, 15th century.

Initial letter M depicting Marcus Porcius Cato the Censor, Cato the Elder, miniature from In libris epitomatum illustriorum virorum Plutarchi, by Pietro Candido Decembrio (1392-1477), parchment manuscript, cod CCXXXIX, folio 88, recto. Italy, 15th century.

Topic: Carthaginian War; Cato the elder was a Roman Senator and known for saying the words "Carthago delenda est!" It means that Carthage must be destroyed. It marks the end of Carthage.

Topic: Carthaginian War; Cato the elder was a Roman Senator and known for saying the words "Carthago delenda est!" It means that Carthage must be destroyed. It marks the end of Carthage.

"Grasp the subject, the words will follow."  Cato the Elder #writing #plainlanguage #quotation

"Grasp the subject, the words will follow." Cato the Elder #writing #plainlanguage #quotation

Cato the Elder, Marcus Porius Cato, aka Censorius (the Censor), Sapiens (the Wise), Priscus (the Ancient) | Great Thoughts Treasury

Cato the Elder, Marcus Porius Cato, aka Censorius (the Censor), Sapiens (the Wise), Priscus (the Ancient) | Great Thoughts Treasury

Merchants, De informatione principum (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 7); Cato the Elder, Laelius and Scipio, Cato Major de Senectute (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 123), c. 1450

Merchants, De informatione principum (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 7); Cato the Elder, Laelius and Scipio, Cato Major de Senectute (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 123), c. 1450

Tuscolo1 - Cato the Elder - Wikipedia

Tuscolo1 - Cato the Elder - Wikipedia

Workers, De informatione principum (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 7); Cato the Elder, Laelius and Scipio, Cato Major de Senectute (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 123), c. 1450

Workers, De informatione principum (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 7); Cato the Elder, Laelius and Scipio, Cato Major de Senectute (BNF Fr. 126, fol. 123), c. 1450

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