also found in the phrases of every day, such as “Be a
man!” or “He is but mortal,” or “We must live!”
So like, as a rule, is nature to art.
It is not, however, sufficient for eloquence to set
forth its theme in brilliant and vivid language:
there are many different ways of embellishing our
Quintilian. With An English Translation. Harold Edgeworth Butler. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1922.
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