|From the older ox the younger learns to plow||Ab ove maiori discit arare minor|
|a brief time if you count the years; an age if you count the changes it brought forth (Pliny the Younger)||si computes annos, exiguum tempus; si vices rerum, ævum putes|
|a monument is an unnecessary expense; our memory will endure if we have earned it by our life (Pliny the Younger)||impensa monumenti supervacua est; memoria nostra durabit si vita meruimus|
|an object in possession seldom retains the same charms that it had when it was longed for (Pliny the Younger)||nihil enim æque gratum est adeptis, quam concupiscentibus|
|and as in men’s bodies, so in government, that disease is most serious which proceeds from the head (Pliny the Younger)||utque in corporibus, sic in imperio, gravissimus est morbus qui a capite diffunditur|
|cart /a plow with wheels||currus|
|cart, a plow with wheels||currus|
|each learns more readily, and retains more willingly, what makes him laugh than what he approves of and respects (Horace)||discit enim citius, meminitque libentius illud quod quis deridet quam quod probat et veneratur|
|he is gone from us, full of years and full of honors (Pliny the Younger)||plenus annis abiit, plenus honoribus|
|he was older; there are some things we cannot all do (Lucilius)||major erat natu; non omnia possumus omnes|
|He who teaches learns||Qui docet discit|
|He who teaches, learns. (George Bernard Shaw)||Qvi docent discit|
|his only sin is that he does not sin (Pliny the Younger)||nihil peccat nisi quod nihil peccat|
|history should not overstep the limits of truth, and indeed, in recording noble deeds, the truth is sufficient (Pliny the Younger)||nec historia debet egredi veritatem, et honeste factis veritas sufficit|
|history, however written, is always a pleasure to us (Pliny the Younger)||historia quo quomodo scripta delectat|
|in time the unmanageable young oxen come to the plow; in time the horses are taught to endure the restraining bit (Ovid)||tempore difficiles veniunt ad aratra juvenci; tempore lenta pati frena docentur equi|
|It is difficult to retain what you may have learned unless you should practice it. (Pliny the Younger)||Difficile est tenere quae acceperis nisi exerceas.|
|leaving aside joking (Pliny the Younger)||omissis jocis|
|necessity, that excellent master, has taught me many things (Pliny the Younger)||multa me docuit usus, magister egregius|
|O happy day, and one to be marked for me with the whitest of chalk (Pliny the Younger)||O diem lætum, notandumque mihi candidissimo calculo|
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