By Marcus Tullius Cicero
The six speeches contained during this quantity, added upon Cicero's positive go back from exile in 57-56 B.C., are the following delivered to lifestyles through a very good new English translation that's in response to a more robust Latin textual content. The notes accompanying the interpretation are written with the final reader in brain, whereas the 2 indices give you the similar of an onomasticon for those six speeches.(
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90. A number of Senators and many lesser folk were killed in the violence that followed Marius' return to power in 87, some of them certainly by his orders. Cicero, as often, exaggerates. , to a popular assembly specially summoned, will have been delivered shortly after the preceding. With certain differences appropriate to the audience it follows similar lines. Gratitude comes first (ss. 1-5), then the comparison between Cicero's recall and that of earlier victims of injustice to the advantage of the former (ss.
4] He tells me that in those days I stood well with the Pontiffs, but now that I have 5. Clodius. 6. The robes and insignia of priesdy office. 7 Is that so? Fickleness, or inconsistency, is the worst vice of an untutored populace, which changes its opinions as often as the wind changes quarter. Would you transfer it to these gentlemen? Their sense of responsibility deters them from inconsistency. The fixed, definite character of religious law, the ancient precedents, and the authority of written records restrain them from capricious judgment.
My whole life has to turn in a different direction. I have to show gratitude to those who have deserved well of me, treasure friendships tested in the fire, wage war against open enemies, pardon timorous friends, + refrain from pointing a finger at the treacherous, 60 and assuage the pain of my leaving with the glory of my return.  Even if the only thing left for me to do in all my life were to make men judge me adequately grateful to the leaders only, the prime movers and authors of my restoration, I should hold the life-span remaining to me all too meager for the acknowledgment of my obligations, let alone their repayment.