|has God a dwelling other than earth and sea and air and heaven and virtue? Why do we seek the gods beyond? Whatever you see, wherever you go, there is Jupiter (Lucan)||estne Dei sedes nisi terra, et pontus, et aër, et cœlum, et virtus? Superos quid quærimus ultra? Jupiter est, quodcunque vides, quodcunque moveris|
|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 dear mother (applied to one’s school; also applied to Mother Earth)||alma mater|
|a faithful friend to so great a man, and a steady admirer of such great virtue||tanto homini fidus, tantæ virtutis amator|
|a friend equally to virtue and to virtue’s friends (Horace)||uni æquus virtuti, atque ejus amicis|
|a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)||publica virtuti per mala facta via est|
|a man of ancient virtue and fidelity (Terence)||antiqua homo virtute ac fide|
|a man of the ancient virtue and loyalty (Terence)||homo antiqua virtute ac fide|
|a monster whose vices are not redeemed by a single virtue (Juvenal)||monstrum nulla virtute redemptum a vitiis|
|a rare bird (on earth) (i.e., a prodigy) (Juvenal)||rara avis (in terris)|
|a short term on earth is long enough for a good and honorable life (Cicero)||breve tempus ætatis satis est longum ad bene honesteque vivendum|
|a son of the earth (i.e., a person of low or unknown origin) (Persius)||terræ filius|
|a sparing and infrequent worshipper of the gods (Horace)||parcus deorum cultor et infrequens|
|a sparing and infrequent worshipper of the gods, as long as I strayed from the way by senseless philosophy; I am now forced to turn my sail back and retrace the course I had deserted (Horace)||parcus deorum cultor, et infrequens, insanientis dum sapientiæ consultus erro; nunc retrorsum vela dare, atque iterare cursus cogor relictos|
|a spirited child, thanks to the gods (Horace)||non sine dis animosus infans|
|a surer home in heaven||certior in cœlo domus|
|a thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues (Cicero)||gratus animus est una virtus non solum maxima, sed etiam mater virtutum omnium reliquarum|
|a third Cato has come down from heaven (Juvenal; said mockingly)||tertius e cœlo cecidit Cato|
|a wasting disease and an unheard-of battalion of fevers have swooped down on the earth (Horace)||macies et nova febrium terris incubuit cohors|
|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|
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