|all things human hang by a slender thread; and that which seemed to stand strong of a sudden falls and sinks in ruins (Ovid)||omnia sunt hominum tenui pendentia filo; et subito casu, quæ valuere, ruunt|
|(abstract things)bring on, occasion, cause||infero|
|(At a barbeque) Ever noticed how wherever you stand, the smoke goes right into your face?||Animadvertistine, ubicumque stes, fumum recta in faciem ferri?|
|(neut. pl. acc.) those things WHICH we must have||quae|
|(pl.) the following (things)||seqq. (sequentia)|
|A boar is often held by a not-so-large dog (Ovid)||A cane non magno saepe tenetur aper|
|a breaking / fragments, remains, ruins||fragmen|
|a credulous thing is love (Ovid)||credula res amor est|
|a fair complexion is a disgrace in a sailor; he ought to be tanned from the spray of the sea and the rays of the sun (Ovid)||candidus in nauta turpis color; æquoris unda debet et a radiis sideris esse niger|
|a faithful study of the liberal arts refines the manners and corrects their harshness (Ovid)||ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores, nec sinit esse feros|
|a field becomes exhausted by constant tillage (Ovid)||continua messe senescit ager|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a frenzied lust for wealth (Ovid)||opum furiata cupido|
|A friend of the human race (philanthropist)||Amicus humani generis|
|a good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid)||uterque bonus belli pacisque minister|
|a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)||publica virtuti per mala facta via est|
|a last farewell (Ovid)||supremum vale|
|A list of things to be corrected. (in a book)||Corrigenda|
|a little force will break that which has been cracked already (Ovid)||et minimæ vires frangere quassa valent|
|A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]||Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat|
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