|nothing is more like a madman than a man who is drunk||nil similius insano quam ebrius|
|a madman is like a man who is absent (Coke, adapted from Justinian)||furiosus absentis loco est|
|a madman is punished by his madness||furiosus furore suo punitur|
|a madman is to be punished by his madness alone||furiosi solo furore punitur|
|close up the sluices now, boys; the meadows have drunk enough (Virgil)||claudite jam rivos, pueri; sat prata biberunt|
|drunk up, drained / swallowed up||epotus|
|every madman thinks all others insane (Publilius Syrus)||insanus omnis furere credit cæteros|
|go madman!, and run over the savage Alps to please schoolboys, and become the subject of declamation (Juvenal, in reference to Hannibal)||i demens!, et sævas curre per Alpes, ut pueris placeas, et declamatio fias|
|he is preparing to act the madman with a certain degree of reason and method (i.e., there is a method in his madness) (Horace)||insanire parat certa ratione modoque|
|it is pleasant at times to play the madman (Seneca)||aliquando et insanire jucundum est|
|It is sometimes pleasant even to act like a madman (Seneca)||Aliquando et insanire iucundum est|
|let the one who sins when drunk be punished when sober||qui peccat ebrius luat sobrius|
|no poison is drunk out of earthenware (i.e., the poor and powerless need not fear being poisoned) (Juvenal)||nulla aconita bibuntur fictilibus|
|O you, who are a greater madman, spare me, I pray, who am not so far gone (Horace)||O major tandem, parcas, insane, minori|
|poison is drunk from a gold cup (Seneca)||venenum in auro bibitur|
|poison is more often drunk from a gold cup||sæpius in auro bibitur venenum|
|The truth is in wine. (A drunk person tells the truth)||In vino veritas|
|to quarrel with a drunk is to dispute with a man who is not there (Publilius Syrus)||absentem lædit cum ebrio qui litigat|
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