Which military leader is quoted as saying, "I came, I saw, I conquered"?
"Veni, vidi, vici" is a famous Latin phrase popularly attributed to the Roman Emperor Julius Caesar. The phrase means roughly "I came, I saw, I conquered". Julius Caesar used the phrase in a letter to the Roman Senate around 47 BC to inform them he had achieved a quick victory in his short war against Pharnaces II of Pontus at the Battle of Zela. The phrase is often used to refer to a swift, conclusive victory. Variations of the sentence "Veni, vidi, vici" are often quoted, and also used in music, art, literature, and entertainment.
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