|an evil gain equals a loss (Publilius Syrus)||lucrum malum æquale dispendio|
|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 disorderly patient makes the physician cruel (Publilius Syrus)||crudelem medicum intemperans æger facit|
|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 book is a great evil (Callimachus, from the Greek)||mega biblion mega kakon|
|a great effort for great trifles (i.e., so much work for so little gain) (Terence)||magno conatu magnas nugas|
|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|A greedy mind is satisfied with no amount of gain||Avarus animus nullo satiatur lucro|
|a handsome face is a silent recommendation (Liberius; also attributed to Publilius Syrus)||formosa facies muta commendatio est|
|a hidden intention is an evil one||intentio cæca mala|
|a hole, empty space, pond, pool, deficiency, loss||lacuna|
|a man dies as often as his friends (or loved ones) die (Publilius Syrus)||homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a man, when angry, is beside himself (Syrus Publilius)||homo extra est corpus suum cum irascitur|
|a partner in evil will also be a partner in punishment||qui socius est in malo, consors erit in supplicio|
|A person dies as often as he loses his loved ones. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus]||Homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a pleasant companion on the road is as good as a vehicle (Publilius Syrus)||comes jucundus in via pro vehiculo est|
|a prohibited evil (i.e., a crime because it is forbidden by law)||malum prohibitum|
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