|this goddess, Fortune, single-handedly frustrates the plans of a hundred learned men (Plautus)||centum doctum hominum consilia sola hæc devincit dea Fortuna|
|(fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown||quibus|
|(fig.) friends are sometimes troublesome (Plautus)||ubi amici ibidem opus|
|(indecl.) one hundred, 100||centum|
|a beautiful woman is more beautiful undressed than dressed in fine purple (Plautus)||pulchra mulier nuda erit quam purpurata pulchrior|
|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 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 hundred troubles of other people leap through my head and at my side (Horace)||aliena negotia centum per caput, et circa saliunt latus|
|A learned man always has wealth within himself||Homo doctvs is se semper divitias habet|
|a learned person always has wealth (or riches) within (Phædrus)||homo doctus in se semper divitias habet|
|a man in love, though he is hungry, is not hungry (Plautus)||qui amat, tamen hercle si esurit, nullum esurit|
|a man of one book (Thomas Aquinas’s definition of a learned man)||homo unius libri|
|a man of three letters (i.e., “fur,” a thief) (Plautus)||homo trium literarum|
|a man’s oldest friend is his best (Plautus)||quam veterrimus homini optimus est amicus|
|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 monster whose vices are not redeemed by a single virtue (Juvenal)||monstrum nulla virtute redemptum a vitiis|
|A mouse does not rely on just one hole. (Plautus)||Mus uni non fidit antro|
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