Titus Vinius and Cornelius Laco, one the most worthless, the other the most spiritless of mankind, were ruining the weak old Emperor,
His Book I Chapter 5: Revolt of Nymphidius Sabinus

Inimical to all measures, however excellent, which he did not originate, obstinately thwarted men wiser than himself.
His Book I Chapter 26: Revolt of Otho. The start