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Keith Massey
Former NSA Agent turned Author/Educator. Wisconsinite in Diaspora. Oenophile.
Former NSA Agent turned Author/Educator. Wisconsinite in Diaspora. Oenophile.
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Latin Quotes Worth Knowing: Nihil tam absurde dici potest quod non dicatur ab aliquo philosophorum.
Nihil tam absurde dici potest quod non dicatur ab aliquo philosophorum. There is nothing so absurd that it has not been said by some philosopher. Cicero, De Divinatione 2.58 The grammar literally is, "Nothing can be said so absurdly which is not said by som...

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Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 18, 2017
To visit my archive of Latin Papal Tweets, go to my main page.  June 18, 2017 Here's a literal  translation of the Latin: Jesus was broken, he is broken for us. The Eucharist is Sacred. He himself in turn wants us to surrender ourselves to others and to bre...

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The Time I Won a Thousand Dollar Prize in a Paper Airplane Contest!
Here's the video story of my win and a step-by-step explanation of how to make that superior paper airplane!

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Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 17, 2017
To visit my archive of Latin Papal Tweets, go to my main page.  June 17, 2017 Here's a literal  translation of the Latin: Ecological concern is always also social concern. Let us run to the aid of the Earth and also the poor (who are) calling out. And here ...

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Change for the Better: A Year in the Life of a Teacher on Hall Duty
I teach Latin at a public high school in New Jersey.  This year, two of my three periods were to walk the halls after lunch, and the third was to monitor the overflow cafeteria in the library. And early on I was picking up random coins kids would drop and a...

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Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 16, 2017
To visit my archive of Latin Papal Tweets, go to my main page.  June 16, 2017 Here's a literal  translation


of the Latin: Love professes that we act in truth and ingeniously. Good intentions are not enough. People are not numbers, but brothers (who) must...

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Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 15, 2017
To visit my archive of Latin Papal Tweets, go to my main page.  June 15, 2017 Here's a literal  translation

of the Latin: The existence of each and every one of us is joined with (that) of others. Life is not the passage of time, but a time of meeting (ot...

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Learning Latin with Pope Francis - June 14, 2017
To visit my archive of Latin Papal Tweets, go to my main page.  June 14, 2017 Here's a literal  translation
of the Latin: Prayers and also penitence in fact are necessary in order that the grace of conversion may be obtained and also likewise the so many w...
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