|be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends (Juvenal)||esto, ut nunc multi, dives tibi, pauper amicis|
|(fig.) friends are sometimes troublesome (Plautus)||ubi amici ibidem opus|
|a beautiful girl, though she indeed be poor, is yet abundantly dowered (Apuleius)||virgo formosa etsi sit oppido pauper, tamen abunde dotata est|
|a bird rarely seen on earth, and very much resembling a black swan (i.e., something unique) (Juvenal)||rara avis in terris, nigroque simillima cygno (or cycno)|
|a crime of a very deep dye (i.e., one committed by a respected person) (Juvenal)||facinus majoris abollæ|
|a deadly hatred, and a wound that can never be healed (i.e., religious disagreement) (Juvenal)||immortale odium et nunquam sanabile vulnus|
|a friend equally to virtue and to virtue’s friends (Horace)||uni æquus virtuti, atque ejus amicis|
|a good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature (Accius)||probæ etsi in segetem sunt deteriorem datæ fruges, tamen ipsæ suaptæ natura enitent|
|A good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature. (Accius)||Probae esti in segetem sunt deteriorem datae fruges, tamen ipsae suaptae enitent|
|a lengthy and momentous letter came from Capri (Juvenal, in reference to Emperor Tiberias’ missive from his residence at Capri condemning Sejanus in 31 CE; also rendered derisively as “a grand and wordy letter from Capri”)||verbosa ac grandis epistola venit a Capreis|
|a lucky man is rarer than a white crow (Juvenal)||felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo|
|a man dies as often as his friends (or loved ones) die (Publilius Syrus)||homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a man should know his own measure, and have regard to it in the smallest matters as well as the greatest (Juvenal)||noscenda est mensura sui spectandaque rebus in summis minimisque|
|a moment of smiling fortune is of more avail [to a soldier] than if he were recommended to Mars by a letter from Venus (Juvenal)||plus etenim fati valet hora benigni quam si nos Veneris commendet epistola Marti|
|a monster whose vices are not redeemed by a single virtue (Juvenal)||monstrum nulla virtute redemptum a vitiis|
|a neat, simple meal under the humble roof of the poor, without hangings and purple, has smoothed the wrinkles of an anxious brow (Horace)||mundæque parvo sub lare pauperum cœnæ, sine aulæis et ostro, sollicitam explicuere frontem|
|a poet of superior merit, whose vein is of no vulgar kind, who never tosses off anything trite, nor coins a trivial poem at the public mint, I cannot describe, but only recognize as a person whose soul is free from all anxiety (Juvenal)||sed vatem egregium cui non sit publica vena, qui nihil expositum soleat deducere, nec qui communi feriat carmen triviale moneta, hunc qualem nequeo monstrare, et sentio tantum, anxietate carens animus facit|
|a rare bird (on earth) (i.e., a prodigy) (Juvenal)||rara avis (in terris)|
|A rare bird, i.e. An extraodinary or unusual thing. (Juvenal)||Rara avis|
|a rich man is either an unjust man or the heir of one||dives aut iniquus est aut iniqui hæres|
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