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Results for: e tenui casa sæpe vir magnus exit Translations: 1 – 30 / 79 Latin English e tenui casa sæpe vir magnus exit a great man often steps forth from a humble cottage Adde parvum parvo magnus acervus erit Add a little to a little and there will be a great heap (Ovid) aliena opprobria sæpe absterrent vitiis we are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others (Horace) alter rixatur de lana sæpe caprina propugnat nugis armatus another frequently disputes about goat’s wool and rises in arms for trifles (Horace) Ammor magnus doctor est Love is a great teacher. --- Saint Augustine of Hippo amphora cœpit institui; currente rota cur urceus exit? a vase was begun; why from the revolving wheel does it turn out a worthless pitcher? (i.e., what began with great fanfare turned out to be something of little note) (Horace) audendo magnus tegitur timor great fear is concealed under daring (Lucan) casus quem sæpe transit, aliquando invenit chance (or misfortune) will at some time or another find the one whom it has often passed by (Publilius Syrus) deliberando sæpe perit occasio an opportunity (or occasion) is often lost through deliberation (Publilius Syrus) eris mihi magnus Apollo you shall be my great Apollo (Virgil) ex parvis sæpe magnarum momenta rerum pendent events of great consequence often spring from trifling circumstances (Livy) Exit He/she goes out Exit/exeunt He/they leave exit; exeunt (s)he goes out; they go out festinare nocet, nocet et cunctatio sæpe; tempore quæque suo qui facit, ille sapit it is bad to hurry, and delay is often as bad; the wise person is the one who does everything in its proper time (Ovid) formosos sæpe inveni pessimos, et turpi facie multos cognovi optimos I have often found good-looking people to be very base, and I have known many ugly people most estimable (Phædrus) fugiendo in media sæpe ruitur fata by fleeing, men often meet the very fate they seek to avoid (Livy) gutta cavat lapidem, non vi, sed sæpe cadendo the drop hollows the stone, not by force but by constant dripping (Ovid) Hoc die magnus mortuus est amor On this date, a great love died. ignoscito sæpe alteri nunquam tibi forgive others often, yourself never in tenui labor, at tenuis non gloria the object of the labor was small, but not the fame (Virgil) ingenium mala sæpe movent misfortunes often stir up genius (Ovid) insperata accidunt magis sæpe quam quæ speres what you do not expect happens more frequently than what you do (Plautus) itidemque ut sæpe jam in multis locis, plus insciens quis fecit quam prodens boni and so it happens oft in many instances; more good is done without our knowledge than is intended by us (Plautus) jus summum sæpe summa malitia est extreme law (or justice) is often extreme wrong (Terence) laus vera et humili sæpe contingit viro; non nisi potenti falsa true praise is often the lot of him who is humble; false praise reaches none but the powerful (Seneca) magnam fortunam magnus animus decet a great mind becomes a great fortune (Seneca) magnopere magnus opere very, very much magnus ab integro sæculorum (or sæclorum) nascitur ordo the mighty cycle of the ages begins its turn anew (Virgil) magnus Alexander corpore parvus erat the great Alexander was small in stature
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