|in everything the middle course is best; all things in excess bring trouble to men (Plautus)||modus omnibus in rebus, soror, optimum est habitu; nimia omnia nimium exhibent negotium hominibus ex se|
|(abstract things)bring on, occasion, cause||infero|
|(fig.) friends are sometimes troublesome (Plautus)||ubi amici ibidem opus|
|(neut. pl. acc.) those things WHICH we must have||quae|
|(pl.) the following (things)||seqq. (sequentia)|
|(trans.) to make, do, act, perform, cause, bring about||facio|
|a beautiful woman is more beautiful undressed than dressed in fine purple (Plautus)||pulchra mulier nuda erit quam purpurata pulchrior|
|A list of things to be corrected. (in a book)||Corrigenda|
|a man in love, though he is hungry, is not hungry (Plautus)||qui amat, tamen hercle si esurit, nullum esurit|
|a man of three letters (i.e., “fur,” a thief) (Plautus)||homo trium literarum|
|a man’s oldest friend is his best (Plautus)||quam veterrimus homini optimus est amicus|
|A middle way or course||Via media|
|A mouse does not rely on just one hole. (Plautus)||Mus uni non fidit antro|
|a name as well as an omen (i.e., an omen in a name) (Plautus)||nomen atque omen|
|a patient mind is the best remedy for trouble (Plautus)||animus æquus optimum est ærumnæ condimentum|
|a state is regulated by two things, reward and punishment (Cicero, attributed to Solon)||rempublicam duabus rebus contineri dixit, præmio et pœna|
|a woman smells sweetest when she smells not at all (Plautus)||mulier recte olet ubi nihil olet|
|a word to the wise is sufficient (Plautus and Terence)||dictum sapienti sat est|
|a worthless vessel is seldom broken (i.e., cheap things are secure from harm)||malum vas non frangitur|
|about everything, and certain other things (i.e., a book that rambles on and on)||de omnibus rebus et quibusdam aliis|
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