|Keep to the subject and the words will follow. (Cato Senior)||Rem tene, verba sequentur|
|(Rely) on the words on no one. (Horace)||Nullius in verba|
|(With) love, behaviour, words, actions. --- Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]||Amore, more, ore, re|
|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 foolish fire (i.e., specious words; a will-o’-the-wisp)||ignis fatuus (pl. ignes fatui)|
|a good man, skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder)||vir bonus, dicendi peritus|
|A good man, skilled in speaking. (definition of an orator) (Cato the Elder)||Vir bonus, dicendi peritus|
|a poverty of words, or rather an utter want of them (Seneca)||verborum paupertas, imo egestas|
|a subject faithful to his king is the safety of the kingdom||subditus fidelis regis et salus regni|
|a third Cato has come down from heaven (Juvenal; said mockingly)||tertius e cœlo cecidit Cato|
|Actions, not words||Acta non verba|
|actions, not words||Facta, non verba|
|all the acts and employments of humankind shall be the subject of this publication (a motto for publishers of newspapers and periodicals) (Juvenal)||quicquid agunt homines nostri est farrago libelli|
|all the world plays the actor (i.e., all the world’s a stage; reputedly the words on a sign hung at Shakespeare’s Globe Theater)||totus mundus agit histrionem|
|an empty torrent of words (Quintilian)||inanis verborum torrens|
|an orator is a good man skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder)||orator est vir bonus dicendi peritus|
|And those that follow||Et sequentes (et seq. Or seqq.)|
|anger so clouds the mind that it cannot perceive the truth (Dionysius Cato)||impedit ira animum, ne possit cernere verum|
|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 firm or mild as the occasion may require (Cato)||constans et lenis, ut res expostulet, esto|
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