What would you have me do? Instead of hunting deer I am seeking to gain Heaven and the poor are the best bloodhounds and huntsmen to employ in such a chase. As for my coffers, rather than fill them by new taxes, I would contribute for their replenishment everything I possess, even for the collar of my order.
Spartacus : [to Crassus, about the slain Antoninus] Here’s your victory. He’ll come back. He’ll come back, and he’ll be millions! Spartacus