|it is difficult for one who has enjoyed uninterrupted good fortune to have a due reverence for virtue (Cicero)||difficile est plurimum virtutem revereri, qui semper secunda fortuna sit usus|
|(fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown||quibus|
|(fig.) the one who uses perfume has good reasons for using it (Martial)||non bene olet, qui bene semper olet|
|(with dat.) to be useful, do good, benefit||prosum|
|a bad man, when he pretends to be a good man, is the worst man of all (Publilius Syrus)||malus bonum ubi se simulat, tunc est pessimus|
|a child of fortune; a favorite son (Horace)||fortunæ filius|
|a claw in the wound (i.e., a knife in the wound) (Cicero)||unguis in ulcere|
|a community is as those who rule it (Cicero)||quales sunt summi civitatis viri talis est civitas|
|a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero)||idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum|
|a dishonorable flight from death is worse than any death (Cicero)||turpis autem fuga mortis omni est morte pejor|
|a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom||gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ|
|a faithful friend to so great a man, and a steady admirer of such great virtue||tanto homini fidus, tantæ virtutis amator|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a friend equally to virtue and to virtue’s friends (Horace)||uni æquus virtuti, atque ejus amicis|
|a friend is, as it were, a second self (Cicero)||amicus est tanquam alter idem|
|a good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid)||uterque bonus belli pacisque minister|
|a good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient (Horace)||bonus atque fidus judex honestum prætulit utili|
|a good deal||aliquantum|
|a good judge is one who prevents litigation||boni judicis est lites dirimere|
|a good man is always a learner (Martial)||semper bonus homo tiro|
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