|for you used to think my trifles were worth something (Catullus)||namque tu solebas meas esse aliquid putare nugas|
|a great effort for great trifles (i.e., so much work for so little gain) (Terence)||magno conatu magnas nugas|
|A thing is worth only what someone else will pay for it||Res tantum valet quantum vendi potest|
|and so, brother, hail and farewell forever (Catullus)||atque in perpetuum, frater, ave atque vale|
|another frequently disputes about goat’s wool and rises in arms for trifles (Horace)||alter rixatur de lana sæpe caprina propugnat nugis armatus|
|armed with trifles||nugis armatus|
|as gold is worth more than silver, so is virtue worth more than gold (Horace)||vilius argentum est auro, virtutibus aurum|
|at the highest price, of the highest worth||plurimi|
|brother, hello and goodbye (Catullus)||frater, ave atque vale|
|but all this is over (Catullus)||sed hæc prius fuere|
|but what a woman says to her lover it is best to write in the wind and in the swiftly flowing water (Catullus)||sed mulier cupido quod dicit amanti in vento et rapida scribere oportet aqua|
|but you cannot escape my iambics (Catullus)||at non effugies meos iambos|
|Cease your folly. (In loving an unworthy woman) --- Catullus [Gaius Valerius Catullus]||Desinas ineptire|
|cheap, worth little||vilis|
|don’t you believe me? (Catullus)||non credis mihi?|
|Eggs today are better than chickens tomorrow (A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush)||Ad praesens ova cras pullis sunt meliora|
|eggs today are better than chickens tomorrow (i.e., a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush)||ad præsens ova cras pullis sunt meliora|
|entrust trifles to fools||fatuis levia committito|
|excellence, merit, worth||excellentia|
|fare you well (Catullus)||cœtus dulces valete|
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