Julius Caesar

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"Why, man, he doth bestride the narrow world like Colossus, and we petty men walk under his huge legs and peep about."

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This quote from Cassius is sarcastic. Cassius is alluding to the fact that Caesar has put himself above everyone else like a god, that he believed himself to be better, and that everyone was meant to act as slaves to his desires. This is a derogatory comment.


Julius Caesar