After I’m dead I’d rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.

Cato the Elder (234-149 BC) Roman politician and orator [Marcus Portius Cato]

in Plutarch, Parallel Lives, "Marcus Cato," ch. 19, sec. 4

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