|An incurable passion to write. (Juvenal)||Insanabile cacoethes scribendi|
|and an immense desire for praise (i.e., a passion for praise) (Virgil)||laudumque immensa cupido|
|attack, onset, rapid motion, impulse, passion, force||impetus|
|attack, rush, assault /impulse, sudden passion||impetus|
|each one makes his own dire passion a god (Virgil)||sua cuique deus fit dira cupido|
|he is next to the gods, whom reason, not passion, impels, and who, after weighing the facts, can measure the punishment with discretion (Claudian)||diis proximus ille est quem ratio, non ira movet, qui facta rependens consilio punire potest|
|he lives well on little on whose frugal table the paternal salt-cellar shines, and whose soft slumbers are not disturbed by fear or the sordid passion for gain (Horace)||vivitur parvo bene, cui paternum splendet in mensa tenui salinum; nec leves somnos timor aut cupido sordidus aufert|
|Her cares redouble, blow on blow; Love storms, and tossing to and from With billowy passion heaves. --- Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]||Ingeminant curse, rui-susque resurgens sevit amor, magnoque irarum fluctuat sestu|
|I recognize some traces of my former flame (i.e., my passion is not wholly extinguished) (Virgil)||agnosco veteris vestigia flammæ|
|love, affection, infatuation, passion||amor|
|love, the most powerful passion||potentissimus affectus amor|
|my hot passion swells with savage wrath (Horace)||fervens difficili bile tumet jecur|
|never inquire into another man’s secret; but conceal that which is entrusted to you, though tortured both by wine and passion to reveal it (Horace)||arcanum neque tu scrutaberis ullius unquam; commissumque teges et vino tortus et ira|
|passion, desire, wanting, yearning, longing||cupido|
|so great a passion for writing (Horace)||tantus amor scribendi|
|the flame of (or passion for) glory is the torch of the mind||fax mentis incendium gloriæ|
|The passion of glory is the torch of the mind||Fax mentis incedium gloriae|
|they rush into the flames of passion; love is the same in all (Virgil)||in furias ignemque ruunt; amor omnibus idem|
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