- The statue was erected to him after his death, in the Viducassian capital, upon a piece of ground granted by the senate for the purpose, in pursuance of a general decree passed by the province of Gaul. - "Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. II. (of 2)", Dawson Turner.
- All rush to Bernard's standard, And on liberty they call; They cannot brook to wear the yoke, When threatened by the Gaul. - "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
- That the Carthaginian, a veteran enemy, ever victorious during the hardest service for twenty- three years among the tribes of Spain, first trained to war under Hamilcar, then Hasdrubal, now Hannibal, a most active leader, and fresh from the destruction of a most opulent city, was passing the Iberus; that along with them he was bringing the numerous tribes of Spain, already aroused, and was about to excite the nations of Gaul, ever desirous of war; and that a war against the world was to be maintained in Italy and before the walls of Rome. - "The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six", Titus Livius.