|such was the complexion of the life of Marius, that he had suffered the worst inflictions of Fortune, and enjoyed her choicest blessings (Lucan)||ille fuit vitæ Mario modus, omnia passo quæ pejor Fortuna potest, omnibus uso quæ melior|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||his|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||illis|
|(fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown||quibus|
|(fig.) while there is life there is hope||nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat|
|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 drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom||gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ|
|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 friend is the solace of life||amicus vitæ solatium|
|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 life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)||est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus|
|a life without purpose is an aimless one (Seneca)||vita sine proposito vaga est|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|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 monument is an unnecessary expense; our memory will endure if we have earned it by our life (Pliny the Younger)||impensa monumenti supervacua est; memoria nostra durabit si vita meruimus|
|a nameless something is always wanting to our imperfect fortune (Horace)||curtæ nescio quid semper abest rei|
|a quiet journey in the untrodden paths of life (Horace)||secretum iter et fallentis semita vitæ|
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