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ROME Rise and fall of an empire

ROME: Rise and fall of an empire – Part 1/14

Episode I: First barbarian war

“Rome: Rise and fall of an empire” is a 2006 BBC documentary about the rise and fall of the great Roman Empire. In this series they provide us the means to understand how one of the greatest empires that ever existed took shape, how they conquered almost the entire known world at that time and what led to its destruction.

This video is for educational purpose only!

Part 2/14

Episode II: Spartacus

Part 3/14

Episode III: Julius Caesar

Part 4/14

Episode IV: The forest of death

Part 5/14

Episode V: The Invasion of Britain

Part 6/14

Episode VI: Dacian Wars

Part 7/14

Episode VII: Rebellion and Betrayal

Part 8/14

Episode VIII: Wrath of the Gods

Part 9/14

Episode IX: The Soldier’s Emperor

Part 10/14

Episode X: Constantine the Great

Part 11/14

Episode XI: The Barbarian General

Part 12/14

Episode XII: The Puppet Master

Part 13/14

Episode XIII: The last emperor

Part 14/14

BONUS – Episode XIV: Modern Marvels Barbarian Battle Tech


Character Quotes

Character Quotes

“I think you should take your job seriously, but not yourself- that is the best combination.”
Dame Judy Dench Actress (born 1934)

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.”
Helen Keller Author, Lecturer, Activist (1880-1968)

“Happiness is not in our circumstances, but in ourselves. It is not something we see, like a rainbow, or feel, like the heat of the fire. Happiness is something we are.” 
John B. Sheerin

“Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig.”
Marcus Aurelius Roman Emperor, Stoic Philosopher (121-180)

“What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist (1803-1882)



Don’t explain your philosophy, embody it – Epictetus

Don’t explain your philosophy, embody it – Epictetus



Alexander Görlach – “Letters or Numbers”

Alexander Görlach – “Letters or Numbers”