|a crime of a very deep dye (i.e., one committed by a respected person) (Juvenal)||facinus majoris abollæ|
|(un)welcome person||Persona (non) grata|
|a bird rarely seen on earth, and very much resembling a black swan (i.e., something unique) (Juvenal)||rara avis in terris, nigroque simillima cygno (or cycno)|
|a certain person or thing,, kind of||quidam quaedam quedam quidam|
|A clean slate. Person that knows nothing||Tabula rasa|
|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 deadly hatred, and a wound that can never be healed (i.e., religious disagreement) (Juvenal)||immortale odium et nunquam sanabile vulnus|
|a favor that a person cannot recall without a blush is not a favor (Seneca)||beneficium non est, cujus sine rubore meminisse non possum|
|a fit man (i.e., a person of proven ability)||idoneus homo|
|A grape changes color in seeing another grape. A bad/good friend makes you a bad/good person||Uva uvam videndo varia fit|
|a head incurable by three Anticyræ (i.e., a person incurably insane) (Horace)||tribus Anticyris caput insanabile|
|a just person steadfast to his purpose (Horace)||justus propositi tenax|
|a kindness is always delightful to a grateful person; to the ungrateful, only at the time of its receipt (Seneca)||gratum hominem semper beneficium delectat; ingratum semel|
|a learned person always has wealth (or riches) within (Phædrus)||homo doctus in se semper divitias habet|
|a lengthy and momentous letter came from Capri (Juvenal, in reference to Emperor Tiberias’ missive from his residence at Capri condemning Sejanus in 31 CE; also rendered derisively as “a grand and wordy letter from Capri”)||verbosa ac grandis epistola venit a Capreis|
|a lucky man is rarer than a white crow (Juvenal)||felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo|
|a man should know his own measure, and have regard to it in the smallest matters as well as the greatest (Juvenal)||noscenda est mensura sui spectandaque rebus in summis minimisque|
|a moment of smiling fortune is of more avail [to a soldier] than if he were recommended to Mars by a letter from Venus (Juvenal)||plus etenim fati valet hora benigni quam si nos Veneris commendet epistola Marti|
|a monster whose vices are not redeemed by a single virtue (Juvenal)||monstrum nulla virtute redemptum a vitiis|
|a new man (i.e., a person who has risen from obscurity)||novus homo|
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