What was the biggest mistake Augustus Caesar made?

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Caesar (100BC-44BC) was a colossus of the ancient world. Among all the figures of ancient history, only Alexander the Great was as renowned. Caesar was a man of extraordinary ability and charisma. But he—like all men—was not infallible.

One area in which Caesar exhibited carelessness was in his numerous amorous affairs. These affairs sometimes had the potential to jeopardize his position in Rome. Credible rumors of his affairs with the King of Bithynia dogged him throughout his life. Also, he may have had an affair with Pompey the Great's wife. And finally, his relationship with Queen Cleopatra and his decision to bring her to Rome were not popular with Romans.

Caesar's biggest mistake, however, was...

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