|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|(fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown||quibus|
|(gen.) at a higher price, of a great value||pluris|
|(neut. sing. gen) (the building) the size OF WHICH was great||cuius|
|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 child of fortune; a favorite son (Horace)||fortunæ filius|
|a disorderly patient makes the physician cruel (Publilius Syrus)||crudelem medicum intemperans æger facit|
|a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom||gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ|
|a faithful friend to so great a man, and a steady admirer of such great virtue||tanto homini fidus, tantæ virtutis amator|
|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 amount in a small space||magnum in parvo|
|a great book is a great evil (Callimachus, from the Greek)||mega biblion mega kakon|
|a great crowd accompanying (Virgil)||magna comitante caterva|
|a great effort for great trifles (i.e., so much work for so little gain) (Terence)||magno conatu magnas nugas|
|a great fire, unless you feed it, spends its rage in vain (Virgil)||magnus sine viribus ignis incassum furit|
|a great fortune is a great slavery (Seneca)||magna servitus est magna fortuna|
|a great genius lies hid under this coarse body (or rough exterior) (Horace)||ingenium ingens inculto latet hoc sub corpore|
|A great good||Magnum bonum|
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