Still, although so many writers have preceded me,
I shall not shrink from expressing my own opinion on
certain points. I am not a superstitious adherent of
any school, and as this book will contain a collection
of the opinions of many different authurs, it was desirable to leave it to my readers to selcet what they
will. I shall be content if they praise me for my
industry, wherever there is no scope for originality.
Quintilian. With an English Translation. Harold Edgeworth Butler. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1920.
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