|it is a pleasure appropriate to man for him to save a fellow man; and gratitude is acquired in no better way (Ovid)||conveniens homini est hominem servare voluptas. Et melius nulla quæritur arte favor|
|(fig.) may God save the king||salvum fac regem, O Domine|
|(fig.) may God save the queen||salvam fac reginam, O Domine|
|A boar is often held by a not-so-large dog (Ovid)||A cane non magno saepe tenetur aper|
|a credulous thing is love (Ovid)||credula res amor est|
|A crowd of fellow sufferers is a miserable kind of comfort (Seneca)||maliuolum solacii genus est turba miserorum|
|a fair complexion is a disgrace in a sailor; he ought to be tanned from the spray of the sea and the rays of the sun (Ovid)||candidus in nauta turpis color; æquoris unda debet et a radiis sideris esse niger|
|a faithful study of the liberal arts refines the manners and corrects their harshness (Ovid)||ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores, nec sinit esse feros|
|a fellow who brags of his fame but is devoid of valor imposes on strangers what is the jest of those who know him (Phædrus)||virtutis expers verbis jactans gloriam ignotos fallit, notis est derisui|
|a field becomes exhausted by constant tillage (Ovid)||continua messe senescit ager|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a frenzied lust for wealth (Ovid)||opum furiata cupido|
|a friend as far as the altar (i.e., a friend in everything save religion; or, a friend to the point of sacrifice or death)||amicus usque ad aras|
|a good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid)||uterque bonus belli pacisque minister|
|a highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)||publica virtuti per mala facta via est|
|a last farewell (Ovid)||supremum vale|
|a little force will break that which has been cracked already (Ovid)||et minimæ vires frangere quassa valent|
|A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]||Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat|
|a mind conscious of integrity (Ovid)||conscia mens recti|
|a mind diseased cannot bear anything harsh (Ovid)||mensque pati durum sustinet ægra nihil|
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