On the other hand, if the question
be whether a thing is easy, great, pleasant or free from
danger, it comes under questions of expediency. Such
topics arise from some contradiction; for example a
thing is expedient, but difficult, or trivial, or unpleasant, or dangerous.
Quintilian. With an English Translation. Harold Edgeworth Butler. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1920.
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