|do not rashly believe a wife who complains of servants; for often the wife hates those whom the husband prefers (Dionysius Cato)||nil temere uxori de servis crede querenti; sæpe etenim mulier quem conjux diligit, odit|
|a chaste wife acquires an influence over her husband by obeying him (Laberius and Publilius Syrus)||casta ad virum matrona parendo imperat|
|a good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient (Horace)||bonus atque fidus judex honestum prætulit utili|
|a good man, skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder)||vir bonus, dicendi peritus|
|A good man, skilled in speaking. (definition of an orator) (Cato the Elder)||Vir bonus, dicendi peritus|
|a home and a pleasing wife (Horace)||domus et placens uxor|
|a master who fears his servants is lower than a servant||minor est quam servus, dominus qui servos timet|
|a praiser of times past (i.e., one who prefers the good old days) (Horace)||laudator temporis acti|
|a slip of the tongue ought not to be rashly punished||lubricum linguæ non facile in pœnam est trahendum|
|a third Cato has come down from heaven (Juvenal; said mockingly)||tertius e cœlo cecidit Cato|
|a wife who has no children makes a dear and delightful friend (to her husband’s heirs) (Juvenal)||jucundum et carum sterilis facit uxor amicum|
|A woman either hates or loves: there is nothing in between. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus]||Aut amat, aut odit mulier: nil est tertium|
|A woman will dare anything, when she loves or hates.||Audax ad omnia foemina, quae vel amat vel odit|
|a woman, when she either loves or hates, will dare anything||audax ad omnia fœmina, quæ vel amat vel odit|
|an orator is a good man skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder)||orator est vir bonus dicendi peritus|
|And wife||Et uxor (abbreviated et ux.)|
|anger so clouds the mind that it cannot perceive the truth (Dionysius Cato)||impedit ira animum, ne possit cernere verum|
|any untrained person, priest, Jew, monk, play actor, barber, or old wife is ready to prescribe for you in sickness||fingunt se medicos quivis idiota, sacerdos, Judæus, monachus, histrio, rasor, anus|
|apply locks and restraint; but who shall guard your own guards? Your wife is cunning, and will begin by seducing them (Juvenal)||pone seram, cohibe; sed quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Cauta est, et ab illis incipit uxor|
|are you marrying a wife, Posthumous? By what Fury, say, by what snakes are you driven mad? (Juvenal)||uxorem, Posthume, ducis? Dic qua Tisiphone, quibus exagitare colubris?|
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