Honors World History

Why does the expression "live by the sword,die by the sword" apply to Robespierre?

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  1. What do you think?

  2. I honestly don't know...

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  3. If a person lives by the sword he's a fighter, a maimer, a killer. That person will likely die in the same way -- by violence.

  4. Ok so Robespierre gained power from violence and died by violence?

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    posted by Samiboo
  5. Yes.

  6. Awesome thank you!!!

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