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Ancient Wisdom – Why Study Classics? (via Jonathan Knott)

Club UK magzine, July 2011 I don’t like Cicero,’ says Rachel Cunliffe, a second-year undergraduate reading Classics at Cambridge University. ‘I think he was an arrogant so and so who thought he was far more important than he actually was. But I recommend that every modern politician who wants to give inspiring speeches should study him. To read him you’d think he was the most incredible man in Rome.’ Fellow student Afra Pujol i Campeny from Barce … Read More

via Jonathan Knott