|in promptu habereto have read, display, have on show||promptu|
|(+ refl.) to show oneself, present oneself||praebeo prebeo|
|as length of life is denied to us, we should at least do something to show that we have lived (Cicero)||quoniam diu vixesse denegatur, aliquid faciamus quo possimus ostendere nos vixisse|
|attempt to show /censure||arguo|
|boys read books one way, men another, old men another (Terence)||aliud legunt pueri, aliud viri, aliud senes|
|circumstances do not make a man weak, but they show what manner of man he is (Thomas à Kempis)||occasiones namque hominem fragilem non faciunt, sed qualis sit ostendunt|
|display||promptu, propono, exhibeo exibeo, praefero|
|display, publish, relate, tell, propose, promise||propono|
|have on show||promptu|
|I beg you read (a note appended to the top of student papers inviting tutors to read their work)||lege, quæso|
|I show you what you can do for yourself; the only path to a tranquil life lies through virtue (Juvenal)||monstro quod ipse tibi possis dare; semita certe tranquillæ per virtutem patet unica vitæ|
|if you show contempt for abuse, it will gradually die away; if you show irritation, it will be seen as deserved (Tacitus)||carmina spreta exolescent; si irascare, agnita videntur|
|if you wish me to weep, you must first show grief yourself (Horace)||si vis me flere, dolendum est primum ipsi tibi|
|in promptu esseto be ready, to be easy, to be clear||promptu|
|in promptu ponereto make clear, reveal, disclose||promptu|
|it is my duty to show justice without recompense (Seneca)||me justum esse gratis oportet|
|let them read first, and despise afterward (Lope de Vega)||legant prius et postea despeciant|
|many shed tears merely for show; and have their eyes quite dry whenever there is no one to observe them (Seneca)||plerique enim lacrimas fundunt ut ostendant; et toties siccos oculos habent, quoties spectator definit|
|Mountains will be in labour, and an absurd mouse will be born. (all that work and nothing to show for it)||Parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus|
|of those that you read, some are good, some are middling, but more are bad (Martial, referring to books)||sunt bona, sunt quædam mediocria, sunt mala plura quæ legis|
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