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  1. Nov 2013
    1. -and that no one can be an orator unless he is a good man (this is in the first chapter of the twelfth book) and for this reason, I believe, he will conclude that instruction in virtue is a part of rhetoric.

      Jerks need not apply. I like how the lines of good and evil are a constant theme in rhetoric. It has such a bad connotation, and these ideas perpetuate it. Anyone of any sort can use rhetoric in anyway they want.