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Results for: Those gifts are always the most acceptable which our love for the donor makes precious. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso] Translations: 1 – 30 / 864 English Latin Those gifts are always the most acceptable which our love for the donor makes precious. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso] Acceptissima semper munera sunt, auctor quae pretiosa facit (With) love, behaviour, words, actions. --- Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro] Amore, more, ore, re A boar is often held by a not-so-large dog (Ovid) A cane non magno saepe tenetur aper a credulous thing is love (Ovid) credula res amor est a disorderly patient makes the physician cruel (Publilius Syrus) crudelem medicum intemperans æger facit a fair complexion is a disgrace in a sailor; he ought to be tanned from the spray of the sea and the rays of the sun (Ovid) candidus in nauta turpis color; æquoris unda debet et a radiis sideris esse niger a faithful study of the liberal arts refines the manners and corrects their harshness (Ovid) ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores, nec sinit esse feros a field becomes exhausted by constant tillage (Ovid) continua messe senescit ager a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid) proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre a frenzied lust for wealth (Ovid) opum furiata cupido a good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid) uterque bonus belli pacisque minister A grape changes color in seeing another grape. A bad/good friend makes you a bad/good person Uva uvam videndo varia fit a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid) publica virtuti per mala facta via est a last farewell (Ovid) supremum vale a little force will break that which has been cracked already (Ovid) et minimæ vires frangere quassa valent A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso] Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat A lover of pure speech. --- Terence [Publius Terentius Afer] Puri sermonis amator a man in love, though he is hungry, is not hungry (Plautus) qui amat, tamen hercle si esurit, nullum esurit A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. --- Brendan Francis Si aures homini praebet mulier, eum in amorem inducere potest a mind conscious of integrity (Ovid) conscia mens recti a mind diseased cannot bear anything harsh (Ovid) mensque pati durum sustinet ægra nihil A person dies as often as he loses his loved ones. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus] Homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos a person should ever look to his last day, and no one should be accounted happy before he is dead, or until his funeral rites have been performed (Ovid) ultima semper expectanda dies homini (est), dicique beatus ante obitum nemo supremaque funera debet a pleasing countenance is no small advantage (Ovid) auxilium non leve vultus habet a prince should be slow to punish and swift to reward (Ovid) sit piger ad pœnas princeps, ad præmia velox a rude and disordered mass (Ovid) rudis indigestaque moles a sick man acts foolishly for himself who makes his doctor his heir male secum agit æger, medicum qui hæredem facit a small debt makes a man your debtor, a large one your enemy (Seneca) leve æs alienum debitorem facit, grave inimicum a song for all ages, and from the first origin of the world to our own times (adapted from Ovid) carmen perpetuum primaque origine mundi ad tempora nostra a spirit superior to every weapon (Ovid) teloque animus præstantior omni
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