|at the applause of the public, and at its transports of joy, every genius may grow warm (Ovid)||plausibus ex ipsis populi, lætoque furore, ingenium quodvis incaluisse potest|
|(cretum)to grow, increase, expand||cresco|
|A boar is often held by a not-so-large dog (Ovid)||A cane non magno saepe tenetur aper|
|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 good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid)||uterque bonus belli pacisque minister|
|a great genius lies hid under this coarse body (or rough exterior) (Horace)||ingenium ingens inculto latet hoc sub corpore|
|a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)||publica virtuti per mala facta via est|
|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|
|a last farewell (Ovid)||supremum vale|
|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|
|a mind conscious of integrity (Ovid)||conscia mens recti|
|a mind diseased cannot bear anything harsh (Ovid)||mensque pati durum sustinet ægra nihil|
|a person should ever look to his last day, and no one should be accounted happy before he is dead, or until his funeral rites have been performed (Ovid)||ultima semper expectanda dies homini (est), dicique beatus ante obitum nemo supremaque funera debet|
|a pleasing countenance is no small advantage (Ovid)||auxilium non leve vultus habet|
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