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Results for: when gold speaks, not even the least reason avails Translations: 1 – 30 / 123 English Latin when gold speaks, not even the least reason avails auro 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 evil Malum prohibitum accursed hunger for gold (Virgil) auri sacra fames all men now worship gold, all other types of reverence being done away aurum 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 reason pro 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 restraint auro pulsa fides, auro venalia jura, aurum lex sequitur, mox sine lege pudor by parity of reason pari ratione cause, reason, motive, pretext, interest causa 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 avails animus 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 gold Non teneas aurum totum quod splendet ut aurum Drink poison from a cup of gold Bibere 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, therefore ideo for which reason, on which account, why quamobrem From the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks Ex abundancia cordis, os loquitor gold aurum gold discovered and all the better for being so (Horace) aurum irrepertum et sic melius situm gold from dung aurum 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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