|Our life is short but is made longer by misfortunes. (Publilius Syrus)||Brevis ipsa vita est sed malis fit longior|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||his|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||illis|
|(fig.) while there is life there is hope||nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat|
|a bad man, when he pretends to be a good man, is the worst man of all (Publilius Syrus)||malus bonum ubi se simulat, tunc est pessimus|
|a chaste wife acquires an influence over her husband by obeying him (Laberius and Publilius Syrus)||casta ad virum matrona parendo imperat|
|a disorderly patient makes the physician cruel (Publilius Syrus)||crudelem medicum intemperans æger facit|
|a friend is the solace of life||amicus vitæ solatium|
|a friend must not be injured, even in jest (Publilius Syrus)||amicum lædere ne joco quidem licet|
|a good opportunity is seldom presented, and is easily lost (Publilius Syrus)||occasio ægre offertur, facile amittitur|
|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|a handsome face is a silent recommendation (Liberius; also attributed to Publilius Syrus)||formosa facies muta commendatio est|
|a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)||publica virtuti per mala facta via est|
|a law ought to be short, that it may be the more easily understood by the unlearned (Seneca)||legem brevem esse oportet quo facilius ab imperitis teneatur|
|a life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)||est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus|
|a life without purpose is an aimless one (Seneca)||vita sine proposito vaga est|
|a lofty thing fears being made equal with a lower||æquari pavet alta minori|
|a man dies as often as his friends (or loved ones) die (Publilius Syrus)||homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a man, when angry, is beside himself (Syrus Publilius)||homo extra est corpus suum cum irascitur|
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