Cornelius Nepos was a Roman biographer. He was born at Hostilia, a village in Cisalpine Gaul not far from Verona.
|Hateful is the power, and pitiable is the life, of those who wish to be feared rather than loved.||Life ;Power|
|No government is safe unless fortified by goodwill.||Government|
|Peace is obtained by war.||War & Peace|
|So that he seemed to depart not from life, but from one home to another.||Life|