In vino veritas
It was Aristotle who laid the groundwork for classifying bad arguments based on logical errors like this one.
Sure, blame it on the alcohol—most people unwilling to accept personal accountability for their secret thoughts and desires will be the first to do so.
The Greek expression is quoted by of Naucratis in his ; it is now traced back to a poem by.
Some sources have claimed that this was spoken by Brutus as he delivered the knife blow to Julius Caesar.