Empty Vessels Make The Most Noise
Remember the military acronym "KISS"?
Keep It Simple,Stupid.
There's nothing stupid about simplicity.
The most elegant solutions are often the simplest.
The essence of language is communication.
If you're using five-dollar words where nickel and dime ones are perfectly adequate,you're hampering communication with language.
If you're doing that,you deserve to have your "essence" kicked...