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when gold speaks, not even the least reason availsauro loquente nihil pollet quævis ratio
a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero)idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum
a hungry populace listens not to reason, nor cares for justice, nor is bent by any prayers (Seneca)nec rationem patitur, nec æquitate mitigatur nec ulla prece flectitur, populus esuriens
a man does not marvel at what he sees frequently, even though he be ignorant of the reason. If anything happens that he has not seen before, he calls it a prodigy (Cicero)quod crebo videt non miratur, etiamsi cur fiat nescit. Quod ante non vidit, id si evenerit, ostentum esse censet
A prohibited wrong. A crime that society decides is wrong for some reason, not inherently evilMalum prohibitum
accursed hunger for gold (Virgil)auri sacra fames
all men now worship gold, all other types of reverence being done awayaurum omnes victa jam pietate colunt
an unknown (or untold) mass of silver and gold (Virgil)ignotum argenti pondus et auri
as gold is worth more than silver, so is virtue worth more than gold (Horace)vilius argentum est auro, virtutibus aurum
as the yellow gold is tested in the fire, so the faith of friendship can only be known in the time of adversity (Ovid)scilicet, ut fulvum spectatur in ignibus aurum, tempore sic duro est inspicienda fides
because of the fact, because, for this reasonpro eo
by gold all good faith has been banished, by gold our rights are abused, the law itself follows gold, and soon there will be an end to every modest restraintauro pulsa fides, auro venalia jura, aurum lex sequitur, mox sine lege pudor
by parity of reasonpari ratione
cause, reason, motive, pretext, interestcausa
count it the greatest sin to prefer your existence to your honor, and for the sake of life to lose every reason for living (Juvenal)summum crede nefas animam præferre pudori, et propter vitam vivendi perdere causas
courage availsanimus valet
disparagement and calumny are devoured with a greedy ear; flattery wears the badge of servitude, whilst malignity speaks the tone of independence, and is therefore well received (Tacitus)obtrectatio ac livor pronis auribus accipiuntur; quippe adulationi fædum crimen servitutis, malignitati falsa species libertatis inest
Do not take as gold everything that shines like goldNon teneas aurum totum quod splendet ut aurum
Drink poison from a cup of goldBibere venenum in auro
expel avarice, the mother of all wickedness, who, always thirsty for more, opens wide her jaws for gold (Claudian)ac primam scelerum matrem, quæ semper habendo plus sitiens patulis rimatur faucibus aurum, trudis avaritiam
fire tests gold, adversity brave men (Seneca)ignis aurum probat, miseria fortes viros
for law is nothing else but right reason supported by the authority of the gods, commanding what is honorable and prohibiting the contrary (Cicero)est enim lex nihil aliud nisi recta et a numine deorum tracta ratio, imperans honesta, prohibens contraria
for that reason, on that account, thereforeideo
for which reason, on which account, whyquamobrem
From the abundance of the heart the mouth speaksEx abundancia cordis, os loquitor
gold discovered and all the better for being so (Horace)aurum irrepertum et sic melius situm
gold from dungaurum e stercore
gold has conquered the fear of death (Apuleius)formidinem mortis vicit aurum
Grammar speaks, Dialectics teaches the truth, Rhetoric gives color to speech, Music sings, Arithmetic numbers, Geometry weighs and measures, and Astronomy teaches the stars (i.e., the seven liberal arts)Gram. loquitur, Dia. vera docet, Rhe. verba colorat, Mu. canit, Ar. numerat, Geo. ponderat, As. docet astra
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