Gaius Cassius Longinus

Gaius Cassius
Longinus
85 B.C.
42 B.C.

Roman Senator. Rhetorician, Philosopher and leading instigator of the plot to kill Julius Caesar

Author Quotes

Whom did it benefit?

Love of pleasure is the disease which makes men most despicable.

In great attempts, it is glorious even to fail.

There are three ways whereby a man may become great: being loyal, telling the truth and not thinking idle thoughts.

Author Picture
First Name
Gaius Cassius
Last Name
Longinus
Birth Date
85 B.C.
Death Date
42 B.C.
Bio

Roman Senator. Rhetorician, Philosopher and leading instigator of the plot to kill Julius Caesar