|he alone appears to me to live and to enjoy life, who, being engaged in some business, seeks reputation by some famous action, or some useful art (Sallust)||is mihi demum vivere et frui anima videtur, qui aliquo negotio intentus, præclari facinoris aut artis bonæ famam quærit|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||his|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||illis|
|(fem. sing. dat.) IN WHICH (province) did you live?||cui|
|(fig.) while there is life there is hope||nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat|
|a city for sale and ripe for ruin, once it finds a purchaser (Sallust, referring to Rome)||urbem venalem et mature perituram, si emptorem invenerit|
|a friend is the solace of life||amicus vitæ solatium|
|a life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)||est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus|
|a life without purpose is an aimless one (Seneca)||vita sine proposito vaga est|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a man more clear-sighted for business than Lynceus or Argus, and eyes all over (Appuleius)||homo ad res perspicacior Lynceo vel Argo, et oculeus totus|
|a man who could, with equal skill, pretend to be what he was not, and not to be what he really was (Sallust, said of Catiline)||cujuslibit rei simulator atque dissimulator|
|a monument is an unnecessary expense; our memory will endure if we have earned it by our life (Pliny the Younger)||impensa monumenti supervacua est; memoria nostra durabit si vita meruimus|
|A new order for the ages. (appears on the U.S. one-dollar bill)||Novus ordo seclorum|
|a person engaged in various pursuits minds none of them well||pluribus intentus minor est ad singula sensus|
|a personal action (or right) dies with the person||actio personalis moritur cum persona|
|a punishment always appears far more severe when it is inflicted by a merciful man (Seneca)||gravior multo pœna videtur, quæ a miti viro constituitur|
|a quiet journey in the untrodden paths of life (Horace)||secretum iter et fallentis semita vitæ|
|A reminder of life (literally remember that you have to live)||Memento vivere|
|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|
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