|Rumors fly. / Rumor flies||Rumores volant. / Rumor volat|
|a bird flies to its own (i.e., birds of a feather flock together)||ales volat propriis|
|an eagle does not catch flies||aquila non capit muscas|
|An eagle doesn’t catch flies.||Aquila non captat muscas.|
|and a word once uttered flies abroad never to be recalled (Horace)||et semel emissum volat irrevocabile verbum|
|any rumor is sufficient against calamity (i.e., when a disaster happens, every report confirming it obtains ready credence)||ad calamitatem quilibet rumor valet|
|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|
|discussion, talk, common talk, conversation, rumor||sermo|
|Even flies bite a dead lion.||Leonem mortuum etiam catuli mordent.|
|fame (or rumor) never reports things in their true light||nunquam ad liquidum fama perducitur|
|he instructs the people to forget false rumors and false impressions (Horace)||populumque falsis dedocet uti vocibus|
|idle rumors were also added to well-founded fears (Lucan)||vana quoque ad veros accessit fama timores|
|innate to all persons is a natural desire to spread rumors||insita hominibus libidine alendi de industria rumores|
|irretrievable time flies (Virgil)||fugit irreparabile (or inreparabile) tempus|
|Irretrievable time flies. (Virgil)||Fugit inreparabile tempus|
|it (rumor) has a hundred tongues, a hundred mouths, a voice of iron (Virgil)||linguæ centum sunt, oraque centum, ferrea vox|
|it grows by moving, and gathers strength as it speeds on (Virgil, said both of rumor and fame)||mobilitate viget, viresque acquirit eundo|
|live ever mindful of death; the hour flies (Persius)||vive memor Lethi; fugit hora|
|Nothing is swifter than rumor. (Livy)||Fama nihil est celerius|
|opinion, report, rumor, conjecture, report||opinio|
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