“Marcius would have all from you; Marcius, Whom late you have nam'd for consul. MENENIUS. Fie, fie, fie! This is the way to kindle, not to quench. FIRST SENATOR. To unbuild the city, and to lay all flat. SICINIUS. What is the city but the people?
citizens. True, The people are the city. BRUTUS. By the consent of all, we were establish'd The people's magistrates. citizens. You so remain. MENENIUS. And so are like to do.”