Presentation on theme: "The Roman Mos Maiorum Fides Pietas Disciplina Gravitas Virtus Dignitas"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Roman Mos Maiorum Fides Pietas Disciplina Gravitas Virtus Dignitas Auctoritas
2 Lucius Junius Brutus With Collatinus, first Consul of Roman Republic Executed his own son for treasonWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Brutus exemplify?
3 Horatius Cocles Defended the Pons Sublicius against the Etruscan army Singlehandedly saved the Republic from destructionWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Horatius exemplify?
4 Mucius Scaevola Attempted to kill the Etruscan king Sacrificed his hand (and almost his life) for RomeWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Scaevola exemplify?
5 Cincinnatus A citizen-soldier of Rome Accepted dictatorial power, and set it asideWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Cincinnatus exemplify?
6 Marcus Furius Camillus Conquered the rival city of VeiiOpposed the population of Veii by the Romans, and the redistribution of wealthExiled for his opinionWhen the Gauls sacked Rome in 387 BC, he raised a private army and freed RomeWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Cincinnatus exemplify?
7 Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus One of the Cornelii, a very old and prestigious familyAfter 15 years of failed attempts, he drove Hannibal back to CarthageDefeated him in 204 BCWhat aspects of the mos maiorum does Cincinnatus exemplify?