|When a woman weeps, she is setting traps with her tears. (Dionysius Cato)||Struit insidias lacrimis cum femina plorat|
|a beautiful woman is more beautiful undressed than dressed in fine purple (Plautus)||pulchra mulier nuda erit quam purpurata pulchrior|
|a child of those tears (St. Augustine)||filius istarum lacrymarum|
|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 man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. --- Brendan Francis||Si aures homini praebet mulier, eum in amorem inducere potest|
|a third Cato has come down from heaven (Juvenal; said mockingly)||tertius e cœlo cecidit Cato|
|A woman either hates or loves: there is nothing in between. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus]||Aut amat, aut odit mulier: nil est tertium|
|a woman elegantly formed above, ending in nothing but a fish (i.e., a mermaid, but applied to literary works that begin with much promise but end in great disappointment) (Horace)||desinit in piscem mulier formosa superne|
|a woman smells sweetest when she smells not at all (Plautus)||mulier recte olet ubi nihil olet|
|A woman will dare anything, when she loves or hates.||Audax ad omnia foemina, quae vel amat vel odit|
|a woman, when she either loves or hates, will dare anything||audax ad omnia fœmina, quæ vel amat vel odit|
|an orator is a good man skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder)||orator est vir bonus dicendi peritus|
|anger so clouds the mind that it cannot perceive the truth (Dionysius Cato)||impedit ira animum, ne possit cernere verum|
|be firm or mild as the occasion may require (Cato)||constans et lenis, ut res expostulet, esto|
|beware of placing your hopes in the death of others (Cato)||in morte alterius spem tu tibi ponere noli|
|but my decided opinion is (Cato)||ceterum censo|
|but what a woman says to her lover it is best to write in the wind and in the swiftly flowing water (Catullus)||sed mulier cupido quod dicit amanti in vento et rapida scribere oportet aqua|
|buy not what you want, but what you need; what you do not want is costly at a penny (Cato the Elder)||emas non quod opus est, sed quod necesse est; quod non opus est, asse carum est|
|Carthage must be destroyed (Cato the Elder)||Carthago delenda est|
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