Caesarism

Definitions

  • Caesar's legions landing in Britain
    Caesar's legions landing in Britain
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Caesarism a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar were both epileptic
    • n Caesarism Government resembling that of a Cæsar or emperor; despotic sway exercised by one who has been placed in power by the popular will; imperialism in general.
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Quotations

  • Gladiator's Salute
    Gladiator's Salute
    “Hail Caesar, those who are about to die salute you.”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look; He thinks too much; such men are dangerous. [Julius Caesar]”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.”
  • William Blake
    William%20Blake
    “The strongest poison ever known came from Caesar's laurel crown.”
  • Joseph Campell
    Joseph Campell
    “What millions died that Caesar might be great?”
  • Henry Vaughan
    Henry Vaughan
    “Caesar had perished from the world of men, had not his sword been rescued by his pen.”

Usage

In literature:

But, in truth, Sir Caesar had chosen carefully, deliberately.
"Major Vigoureux" by A. T. Quiller-Couch
II The Assassination of Caesar.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece" by Various
I sent him to Caesar, and Caesar has done all I expected.
"The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1" by Marcus Tullius Cicero
This part was destroyed by fire during the siege of Alexandria by Julius Caesar.
"Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine" by James Sands Elliott
Mark told me this, for Julius Caesar himself never came to have a look at me.
"Dick Cheveley" by W. H. G. Kingston
Asinius Pollio, Crassus, Caesar, and Cicero, have, among others, been celebrated for their literary splendor.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)" by Isaac D'Israeli
Caesar demands forty hostages from them, and corn for his army, and sends Mandubratius to them.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume II (of X) - Rome" by Various
For what purpose is Caesar's ghost introduced in Act IV?
"Teachers' Outlines for Studies in English" by Gilbert Sykes Blakely
Caesar is astonished to see how his adversaries improve under his eyes.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
Such an empire seems to have been the main thought of the dictator Caesar, and the triumvir Antony almost realized it.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
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In poetry:

Enthroned in Peter's peaceful Chair,
The spiritual Caesar sways
A wider Realm of earth and air
Than trembled at Octavian's gaze.
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
Such thunderbolts, in other lands,
Have smitten the rod from royal hands,
But spared, with us, till now,
Each laureled Caesar's brow.
"An Horatian Ode" by Richard Henry Stoddard
Foreseeing not what Fate concealed,
But Time's caprice would there beget,
That Cross would unto Crescent yield,
Caesar and Christ to Mahomet.
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
Pedant's presumptuous voice no more
Vexes the spot where Caesar trod,
And o'er the pavement's soundless floor
Come banished priest and exiled God.
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
To thee was Caesar's self nor dear nor dread,
Song and the sea were sweeter each than other:
How should I living fear to call thee dead
My brother?
"To Catullus" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
"The Caesar comes, and the peoples paeans
Hail his name for the new made light,
Pitch and the flesh of the Galileans,
Torches fit for a Roman night;"
"The Three Pilgrims" by Archibald Lampman

In news:

'Lunch' with Sid Caesar and kibitzing friendship of Hollywood funnymen.
Sid Caesar Legendary comedian Sid Caesar meets regularly for lunch with comic friends.
Render unto Sid Caesar 90 birthday candles.
Sid Caesar 's Show of Shows.
Siegfried Fischbacher, left, and Roy Horn arrive at a party Feb 20, 2008, following the premiere performance of Bette Midler's "The Showgirl Must Go On" at Caesar's Palace hotel and casino in Las Vegas.
Comedy Directed by: Mel Brooks Starring: Mel Brooks, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Sid Caesar, Bernadette Peters.
Silent Comedy Directed by: Mel Brooks Starring: Mel Brooks, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Sid Caesar, Bernadette Peters.
She and her guest won 2 prime tickets to see Sinbad and Genuine, Saturday, Feb 3 at Caesar's Windsor.
Rock Ohio Caesars LLC A rendering of Cleveland's Horseshoe Casino with a skywalk linking the Higbee Building to a valet parking center.
View full size Rock Ohio Caesars An artist's rendering of the skywalk that will bring casino-goers from a valet parking center into the second floor of the Horseshoe Casino Cleveland in the Higbee Building.
Ironside, a new eatery and hangout northeast of AT&T Park, takes American classics like pizza, burgers, Caesar salad, mac 'n' cheese, clam chowder, and corn on the cob.
The Little Caesars Love Kitchen rolled into Syracuse Monday to provide pizza for people at the Samaritan Center soup kitchen in downtown Syracuse.
The Little Caesars Love Kitchen is a pizza kitchen on wheels.
I've forgotten what he taught us about Caesar's "Gallic War" but remember his diatribe about gum.
Jessica Stroup celebrates her 26th birthday at Pure in Caesars Palace on Saturday, Oct 20, 2012.
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In science:

Julius Caesar created the Caesar cipher Geoffrey Chaucey, an English author included many ciphers in its work.
CRyptography and non commutative cohomology
The approach encoded in the program CAESAR is a hybrid analytical and numerical method.
Hadronic Final States
Zanderighi): In order to facilitate the calculation of new shape observables, in particular for p ¯p and DIS, a program (CAESAR ) has been developed which, for a class of observables, yields resummed results in NLL order by combining analytical and numerical methods.
Multiparticle Dynamics 2004
At times he identifies increasing complexity with increasing randomness, such as when he compares a Caesar cipher with a cipher generated by a one-time pad ( page 78).
An Algorithmic Information Theory Critique of Statistical Arguments for Intelligent Design
It is seen that while pythia with tune A describes the rough features of the distributions, it does not describe the tails towards small and large values very well. A parton-level theory prediction in NLO+NLL (solid line), computed using nlojet++ [36, 37] and caesar [38, 39], is also overlaid on the data.
Recent QCD results from the Tevatron
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