|the feelings generally run riot in prosperity; and to bear good fortune with evenness of mind is no easy task (Ovid)||luxuriant animi rebus plerumque secundis; nec facile est æqua commoda mente pati|
|(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 benefit is estimated according to the mind of the giver (Seneca)||eodem animo beneficium debetur, quo datur|
|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 credulous thing is love (Ovid)||credula res amor est|
|a delightful insanity; a most pleasing error of the mind (Horace)||amabilis insania; mentis gratissimus error|
|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 faithful study of the liberal arts refines the manners and corrects their harshness (Ovid)||ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores, nec sinit esse feros|
|a field becomes exhausted by constant tillage (Ovid)||continua messe senescit ager|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a frenzied lust for wealth (Ovid)||opum furiata cupido|
|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|
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