Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
The fruit of too much liberty is slavery.
Speaking Latin properly is indeed to be held in the highest regard – not just because of its own merits, but in fact because it has been neglected by the masses. For it is not so much Noble to know Latin as it is disgraceful not to know it.
What is morally wrong can never be advantageous, even when it enables you to make some gain that you believe to be to your advantage. The mere act of believing that some wrongful course of action constitutes an advantage is pernicious.
No one can speak well unless he thoroughly understands his subject.
To some extent I liken slavery to death.