|the highest seat does not hold two||summa sedes non capit duos|
|(+ gen. or dat.) to possess, hold, get possession of||potior|
|a sound and vigorous mind is the highest possession||integra mens augustissima possessio|
|all wise people ought to confer and hold converse with each other (Plautus)||omnes sapientes decet conferre et fabulari|
|and I will hold your mind captive with sweet novelty (Ovid)||dulcique animos novitate tenebo|
|at the highest price||plurimi|
|at the highest price, of the highest worth||plurimi|
|but one short hour will change the lot of the highest and of the lowest (Seneca)||ima permutat brevis hora summis|
|by what knot shall I hold this Proteus who is ever changing his shape? (Horace)||quo teneam vultus mutantem Protea nodo?|
|children hold cheap the life of parents who would rather be feared than respected (Lucius Afranius)||ista parentum est vita vilis liberis, ubi malunt metui quam vereri se ab suis|
|confine, restrain, hold back, repress||cohibeo|
|curb, restrain, hold back, restrain||freno|
|envy aims very high (i.e., it attacks the highest things) (Ovid)||summa petit livor|
|envy, like fire, always makes for the highest points (Livy)||invidiam, tanquam ignem, summa petere|
|fame, modestly courted, is not to be despised by persons of the highest character (Tacitus)||modestia famæ neque summis mortalibus spernenda est|
|feel, perceive, experience, hold an opinion||sentio|
|From the seat of authority||Ex cathedra|
|Glory to God in the highest||Gloria in excelsis deo|
|glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth to men of good will. We praise you, we bless you, we adore you, we glorify you (from the Catholic Mass)||gloria in excelsis Deo, et in terra pax hominibus bonæ voluntatis. Laudamus te, benedicimus te, adoramus te, glorificamus te|
|God can change the lowest into the highest, can extinguish the proud, and bring the obscure into prominence (Horace)||valet ima summis mutare, et insignem attenuat Deus, obscura promens|
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