|an ass among apes (i.e., a fool among people who make a fool of him)||asinus inter simias|
|(correctum)to make correct, make right||corrigo|
|(trans.) to make, do, act, perform, cause, bring about||facio|
|a bastard is the son of no one, or the son of the people||bastardus nullius est filius, aut filius populi|
|a digger, ditcher, sapper / fool, boor, clown||fossor|
|A fox may change its hair, not its tricks. (People change behaviour but not their aims)||Vulpem pilum mutat, non mores|
|a gilded bit does not make for a better horse (Seneca)||non faciunt meliorem equum aurei freni|
|a hundred troubles of other people leap through my head and at my side (Horace)||aliena negotia centum per caput, et circa saliunt latus|
|a loan (Dare mutuumto = Make a loan.)||mutuus|
|a man can be cured of his lust, but never a fool of his greed (Lucilius)||cupiditas ex homine, cupido ex stulto numquam tollitur|
|a man ought to be born either a king or a fool (Seneca)||aut regem aut fatuum nasci oportere|
|a prudent man may, on occasion, change his opinion; but a fool changes as often as the moon||prudentis est mutare consilium; stultus sicut luna mutatur|
|adapt, adjust, make ready, or fit||adapto|
|alas!, how galling it is to be injured by one against whom you dare not make a complaint! (Publilius Syrus)||heu!, quam miserum est ab eo lædi, de quo non ausis queri!|
|all wise people ought to confer and hold converse with each other (Plautus)||omnes sapientes decet conferre et fabulari|
|Amongst other people||Inter alios|
|and those people should not be listened to who keep saying, the voice of the people is the voice of God, since the riotousness of the crowd is very close to madness (Alcuin, in a letter to Charlemagne)||nec audiendi qui solent dicere, vox populi, vox Dei, quum tumultuositas vulgi semper insaniæ proxima sit|
|and what each man feared for himself was easily borne, when it was turned to the destruction of a single wretch! (Virgil, in reference to casting lots to sacrifice one of a number of people)||et quæ sibi quisque timebat unius in miseri exitium conversa tulere|
|Any man can make a mistake; only a fool keeps making the same one||Cuiusvis hominis est errare; nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare|
|any man is liable to err, [but] no one except a fool will persevere in error (Cicero)||cuisvis (or cujusvis) hominis est errare, nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare|
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