Cato Maior, De Ptolomaeo Minore fr. 177: Sed si omnia dolo fecit

by Tom Gardner

Sed si omnia dolo fecit omnia avaritiae atque pecuniae causa fecit, eiusmodi scelera nefaria, quae neque fando neque legendo audivimus, supplicium pro factis dare oportet

But if he did everything craftily, if he did everything for the sake of greed and money, such heinous crimes as we have never heard of in speech or writing, then he must pay the penalty for those deeds.