Virtue in Addison’s Cato

By |2018-08-17T10:13:12-05:00March 19th, 2013|Categories: American Founding, American Republic, Books, Cato, Joseph Addison, Virtue|

Aeneas emerged from the flaming ruins of Troy with his father on his back, his son at his side, and his hope in the prophecy of Rome. Bearing his household gods across the sea, he founded a new nation that eventually dominated the known world. Although remembered as one of the greatest powers in human [...]