Moreover there will never be more time for such
studies, since at this age all progress is made through
listening to the teacher. Later when the boy has to
write by himself, or to produce and compose something out of his own head, he will neither have the time
nor the inclination for the exercises which we have
Quintilian. With an English Translation. Harold Edgeworth Butler. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1920.
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