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Plutarch, Cicero, 39.6


ἐπεὶ δʼ ἀρξάμενος λέγειν ὁ Κικέρων ὑπερφυῶς ἐκίνει καὶ προὔβαινεν αὐτῷ πάθει τε ποικίλος καὶ χάριτι θαυμαστὸς ὁ λόγος, πολλὰς μὲν ἱέναι χρόας ἐπὶ τοῦ προσώπου τόν Καίσαρα, πάσας δὲ τῆς ψυχῆς τρεπόμενον τροπὰς κατάδηλον εἶναι, τέλος δὲ τῶν κατὰ Φάρσαλον ἁψαμένου τοῦ ῥήτορος ἀγώνων ἐκπαθῆ γενόμενον τιναχθῆναι τῷ σώματι καὶ τῆς χειρὸς ἐκβαλεῖν ἔνια τῶν γραμματείων, τόν γοῦν ἄνθρωπον ἀπέλυσε τῆς αἰτίας βεβιασμένος. Now, the discourse of Cicero was entitled "Cato," and that of Caesar "Anti-Cato." It is said also that when Quintus Ligarius was under prosecution because he had been one of the enemies of Caesar, and Cicero was his advocate, Caesar said to his friends: "What is to prevent our hearing a speech from Cicero after all this while, since Ligarius has long been adjudged a villain and an enemy?


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1. Plutarch, Cicero, 39.7 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

2. Quintilian, Institutes of Oratory, 6.2.20 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

6.2.20.  The pathos of the Greeks, which we correctly translate by emotion, is of a different character, and I cannot better indicate the nature of the difference than by saying that ethos rather resembles comedy and pathos tragedy. For pathos is almost entirely concerned with anger, dislike, fear, hatred and pity. It will be obvious to all what topics are appropriate to such appeals and I have already spoken on the subject in discussing the exordium and the peroration.


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adjudication, adjudicating Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
appeal Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
audience Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
case Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
cicero Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
corona Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
criminal Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
dictator, dictatorship Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
exile Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
father Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
forum Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
irony Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
julius caesar Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
letter Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
magistrate Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
pardon Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
pathos Keener, First-Second Corinthians (2005) 190
power Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
proscription Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
rhetoric, and letters Keener, First-Second Corinthians (2005) 190
rostra Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
tradition, traditional Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 47
trial Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28, 47
tyranny, tyrannical, tyrant Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28
virtue' Tuori, The Emperor of Law: The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication< (2016) 28