|a poet of superior merit, whose vein is of no vulgar kind, who never tosses off anything trite, nor coins a trivial poem at the public mint, I cannot describe, but only recognize as a person whose soul is free from all anxiety (Juvenal)||sed vatem egregium cui non sit publica vena, qui nihil expositum soleat deducere, nec qui communi feriat carmen triviale moneta, hunc qualem nequeo monstrare, et sentio tantum, anxietate carens animus facit|
|(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 body without a soul (Horace)||corpus sine pectore|
|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 crime of a very deep dye (i.e., one committed by a respected person) (Juvenal)||facinus majoris abollæ|
|A crowd of fellow sufferers is a miserable kind of comfort (Seneca)||maliuolum solacii genus est turba miserorum|
|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 friend is half of one’s soul||amicus animæ dimidium|
|a friend is one soul in two bodies (Aristotle)||amicus est unus animus in duobus corporibus|
|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 king is given for the sake of the kingdom, not the kingdom for the sake of the king. His power is only from the public good||rex datur propter regnum, non regnum propter regem. Potentia non est nisi ad bonum|
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