The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Roman of the old school, distinguished for the simplicity of his manners and his incorruptible integrity; his name has become the synonym for a poor man who in public life deals honourably and does not enrich himself; was consul 282 B.C.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Fabricius, Caius'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/fabricius-caius.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.