|it is easy at any moment to surrender a large fortune; to build one up is a difficult and arduous task (Livy)||facile esse momento, quo quis velit, cedere possessione magnæ fortunæ; facere et parare eam difficile atque arduum esse|
|(fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown||quibus|
|(fig.) there is need of haste (Livy)||maturato opus est|
|(of time) a moment, crisis||articulus|
|(sing.) violence, a large number, quantity, a force, nature||vis|
|A boar is often held by a not-so-large dog (Ovid)||A cane non magno saepe tenetur aper|
|a child of fortune; a favorite son (Horace)||fortunæ filius|
|a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom||gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a forge, large hearth||caminus|
|a great fortune is a great slavery (Seneca)||magna servitus est magna fortuna|
|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|a great mind becomes a great fortune (Seneca)||magnam fortunam magnus animus decet|
|a large concourse||frequentia|
|a large concourse, population, numerous assembly||frequentia|
|a large dog, tied to a chain, was painted on the wall and over the picture was written in block letters, Beware the Dog (Petronius)||canis ingens, catena vinctus, in pariete erat pictus superque quadrata littera scriptum, Cave Canem|
|a large part||plerusque|
|a moment of smiling fortune is of more avail [to a soldier] than if he were recommended to Mars by a letter from Venus (Juvenal)||plus etenim fati valet hora benigni quam si nos Veneris commendet epistola Marti|
|a moment, crisis||articulus|
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