|from the faults of another a wise man will correct his own (Laberius)||ex vitio alterius sapiens emendat suum|
|(correctum)to make correct, make right||corrigo|
|(subs.) a wise man, philosopher||sapiens|
|a chaste wife acquires an influence over her husband by obeying him (Laberius and Publilius Syrus)||casta ad virum matrona parendo imperat|
|a multitude of the wise is the health of the world (motto of the University of Victoria, British Columbia)||multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis|
|a slight debt produces a debtor, a large one an enemy (Laberius)||æs debitorem leve, gravius inimicum facit|
|a wise man||sapiens|
|A wise man does not urinate against the wind||Vir prudens non contra ventum mingit|
|a wise man does nothing against his will, nothing from sorrow, nothing under coercion (Cicero)||sapiens nihil facit invitus, nihil dolens, nihil coactus|
|a wise man is better than a strong one||vir sapiens forti melior|
|a wise man whose wisdom does not serve him is wise in vain (Ennius)||qui ipse si sapiens prodesse non quit, nequiquam sapit|
|a wise man, philosopher||sapiens|
|A word to a wise person is sufficient||Dictum sapienti sat est|
|a word to the wise||verbum sapienti|
|a word to the wise is sufficient||verbum sat sapienti|
|a word to the wise is sufficient (Plautus and Terence)||dictum sapienti sat est|
|A word to the wise is sufficient. Enough said||Verbum sapienti satis est (verb. sap.)|
|abnormally wise; wise without learning (Horace)||abnormis sapiens|
|all wise people ought to confer and hold converse with each other (Plautus)||omnes sapientes decet conferre et fabulari|
|be as wise as the serpent and gentle as the dove (after St. Matthew 10:16)||esto prudens ut serpens et simplex scut columba|
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