Some articles on defeated roman emperor, defeated:
... He defeated Roman Emperor Alexander Severus in 232 at the Battle near Ctesiphon ... But was defeated by Timesitheus at the Battle of Resaena in 243 ... He defeated Roman emperor Philip the Arab (244–249) at the Battle of Misiche ...
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“The emperor is in the Church, not about the Church.”
—Ambrose (c. 333397)
“Lest darkness fall and time fall
In a long night when learned arteries
Mounting the ice and sum of barbarous time
Shall yield, without essence, perfect accident.
We are the eyelids of defeated caves.”
—Allen Tate (18991979)
“It is a crime to put a Roman citizen in chains, it is an enormity to flog one, sheer murder to slay one: what, then, shall I say of crucifixion? It is impossible to find the word for such an abomination.”
—Marcus Tullius Cicero (10643 B.C.)