|a fellow who brags of his fame but is devoid of valor imposes on strangers what is the jest of those who know him (Phædrus)||virtutis expers verbis jactans gloriam ignotos fallit, notis est derisui|
|a surrender of glory and fame must be made for the public advantage (Cicero)||gloriæ et famæ jactura facienda est, publicæ utilitatis causa|
|adversity tries men; and virtue struggles after fame regardless of the adverse heights (Silius Italicus)||explorant adversa viros; perque aspera duro nititur ad laudem virtus interrita clivo|
|all things divine and human, as virtue, fame, and honor, defer to fair wealth; and the one who has amassed it will be illustrious, brave, and just (Horace)||omnis enim res virtus, fama, decus, divina humanaque pulchris divitiis parent; quas qui construxerit, ille clarus erit, fortis, justus|
|at what price fame?||quanti fama?|
|beauty is a flower, fame is a breath||forma flos, fama flatus|
|crowd, multitude /celebration /fame, renown||celebritas|
|each one has his appointed day; short and irreparable is the brief life of all; but to extend our fame by our deeds, this is the work of manhood (or virtue) (Virgil)||stat sua cuique dies; breve et irreparabile tempus omnibus est vitæ; sed famam extendere factis, hoc virtutis opus|
|fame (or rumor) never reports things in their true light||nunquam ad liquidum fama perducitur|
|fame and honor sometimes fall more fitly on those who do not desire them (Livy)||gratia atque honos opportuniora interdum non cupientibus|
|Fame comes too late to the dead||Cineri gloria sera venit|
|fame does not always err; sometimes it chooses well (Tacitus)||haud semper errat fama; aliquando et elegit|
|fame follows virtue||virtutem sequitur fama|
|Fame has wings||Fama volat|
|fame, modestly courted, is not to be despised by persons of the highest character (Tacitus)||modestia famæ neque summis mortalibus spernenda est|
|fame, renown, glory||gloria|
|from difficulties, lasting fame||ex arduis perpetuum nomen|
|he chose to be good rather than to seem good; and so, the less he strove for fame, the closer it followed after him (Sallust)||esse quam videri bonus malebat; ita quo minus petebat gloriam, eo magis illum sequebatur|
|honor (or fame) nourishes the arts (Cicero)||honos alit artes|
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