Bust of the Emperor Tiberius
|2nd Emperor of the Roman Empire|
|Reign||18 September 14 AD â€“
16 March 37 AD
|Predecessor||Augustus, stepfather, father-in-law, and adoptive father
(no blood relation)
|Successor||Caligula, great nephew and adoptive grandson|
|Born||16 November 42 BC
|Died||16 March AD 37 (aged 77)
|Burial||Mausoleum of Augustus, Rome|
Vipsania Agrippina (19â€“11 BC)
Drusus Julius Caesar
I shall always be consistent and never change my ways so long as I am in my senses; but for the sake of precedent the Senate should beware of binding itself to support the acts of any man, since he might through some mischance suffer a change.
To have command is to have all the power you will ever need. To have all the power you will ever need, is to have the world in the palm of you hand.