|an honorable death is better than a dishonorable life (Tacitus)||honesta mors turpi vita potior|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||his|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||illis|
|(fig.) haste is next door to panic, delay is nearer to firm courage (Tacitus)||velocitas juxta formidinem, cunctatio propior constantiæ est|
|(fig.) while there is life there is hope||nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat|
|a bitter jest, when it comes too near the truth, leaves a sharp sting behind it (Tacitus)||asperæ facetiæ, ubi nimis ex vero traxere, acrem sui memoriam relinquunt|
|a cowardly populace that will dare nothing beyond talk (Tacitus)||vulgus ignavum et nihil ultra verba ausurum|
|a dishonorable flight from death is worse than any death (Cicero)||turpis autem fuga mortis omni est morte pejor|
|a friend as far as the altar (i.e., a friend in everything save religion; or, a friend to the point of sacrifice or death)||amicus usque ad aras|
|a friend is the solace of life||amicus vitæ solatium|
|a good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient (Horace)||bonus atque fidus judex honestum prætulit utili|
|a just decree, commanding what is honorable and forbidding the contrary (Bracton)||sanctio justa, jubens honesta, et prohibens contraria|
|a life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)||est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus|
|a life without purpose is an aimless one (Seneca)||vita sine proposito vaga est|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a monument is an unnecessary expense; our memory will endure if we have earned it by our life (Pliny the Younger)||impensa monumenti supervacua est; memoria nostra durabit si vita meruimus|
|a narrative made up only for the sake of the wonder that it may occasion (Tacitus)||compositum miraculi causa|
|a precipice before (me), wolves behind (me) (i.e., caught between death and dismemberment)||a fronte præcipitium a tergo lupi|
|a quiet journey in the untrodden paths of life (Horace)||secretum iter et fallentis semita vitæ|
|A reminder of life (literally remember that you have to live)||Memento vivere|
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