|I see the better way and approve it, but I follow the worse way||Video meliora proboque deteriora sequor|
|a dishonorable flight from death is worse than any death (Cicero)||turpis autem fuga mortis omni est morte pejor|
|a Pyrrhic victory, in which the victor is worse off than the vanquished||victoria Pyrrhica|
|And those that follow||Et sequentes (et seq. Or seqq.)|
|approve||ascisco, probo, apto|
|as for rumor and reputation, let us consider them as matters that must follow, not guide, our actions (Seneca)||opinionem quidem et famam eo loco habeamus, tamquam non ducere sed sequi debeat|
|be it your care to follow; with me for your guide, you will be safe (Ovid)||sit tua cura sequi; me duce tutus eris|
|being admonished, let us follow better counsel (Virgil)||moniti meliora sequamur|
|better or worse, for good or for harm, they see nothing but what they please (Terence)||melius, pejus, prosit, obsit, nil vident nisi quod libuerit|
|earth produces nothing worse than an ungrateful man (Ausonius)||nil homine terra pejus ingrato creat|
|faith and piety are rare among the men who follow the camp (whether political or military) (Lucan)||rara fides pietasque viris qui castra sequuntur|
|follow close on those who go before (or precede)||præcedentibus insta|
|follow to the end||exsequor exequor|
|follow what is worthy of you||te digna sequere|
|For those in misery perhaps better things will follow. (Virgil)||Forsan miseros meliora sequentur|
|give assent to /approve||annuo|
|grow worse||aegresco egresco|
|happy is the man who fears the Lord, who is all the more willing to follow his commands (Psalm 112:1)||beatus vir qui timet Dominum, in mandatis ejus volet nimis|
|he grows worse with the treatment (i.e., the remedy is worse than the disease) (adapted from Virgil)||ægrescit medendo|
|he who falls in love meets a worse fate than he who leaps from a rock (Plautus)||qui in amore præcipitavit pejus perit, quam si saxo saliat|
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