|I think some people in togas are plotting against me||Sentio aliquos togatos contra me conspirare|
|a bastard is the son of no one, or the son of the people||bastardus nullius est filius, aut filius populi|
|A fox may change its hair, not its tricks. (People change behaviour but not their aims)||Vulpem pilum mutat, non mores|
|a hundred troubles of other people leap through my head and at my side (Horace)||aliena negotia centum per caput, et circa saliunt latus|
|all wise people ought to confer and hold converse with each other (Plautus)||omnes sapientes decet conferre et fabulari|
|Amongst other people||Inter alios|
|an ass among apes (i.e., a fool among people who make a fool of him)||asinus inter simias|
|and those people should not be listened to who keep saying, the voice of the people is the voice of God, since the riotousness of the crowd is very close to madness (Alcuin, in a letter to Charlemagne)||nec audiendi qui solent dicere, vox populi, vox Dei, quum tumultuositas vulgi semper insaniæ proxima sit|
|and what each man feared for himself was easily borne, when it was turned to the destruction of a single wretch! (Virgil, in reference to casting lots to sacrifice one of a number of people)||et quæ sibi quisque timebat unius in miseri exitium conversa tulere|
|as is the way with most people, you turn up your nose at men of obscure origin (Horace)||ut plerique solent, naso suspendis adunco ignotos|
|beggars, actors, buffoons, and all that sort of people (i.e., a group of contemptible folk) (Horace)||mendici, mimi, balatrones, et hoc genus omne|
|Between living (people)||Inter vivos|
|Bread and circuses. Food and games to keep people happy. (Juvenalis)||Panem et circenses|
|breed /pagan people||natio nationis|
|by human law; by the will of the people||jure humano|
|clan, race, nation, people, tribe||gens|
|do not contend with words against wordy people; speech is given to all, wisdom to few (Dionysius Cato)||contra verbosos noli contendere verbis; sermo datur cunctis, animi sapientia paucis|
|Events are the teacher of the stupid persons. Stupid people learn by experience, bright people calculate what to do||Eventus stultorum magister|
|famine, pestilence, and war are the destruction of a people||fames, pestis, et bellum, populi sunt pernicies|
|for king, law, and the people (i.e., for ruler, rule, and ruled)||pro rege, lege, et grege|
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