|those who would do evil never fail to find a reason (Publilius Syrus)||male facere qui vult numquam non causam invenit|
|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 chaste wife acquires an influence over her husband by obeying him (Laberius and Publilius Syrus)||casta ad virum matrona parendo imperat|
|a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero)||idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum|
|a disorderly patient makes the physician cruel (Publilius Syrus)||crudelem medicum intemperans æger facit|
|a friend must not be injured, even in jest (Publilius Syrus)||amicum lædere ne joco quidem licet|
|a good opportunity is seldom presented, and is easily lost (Publilius Syrus)||occasio ægre offertur, facile amittitur|
|a great book is a great evil (Callimachus, from the Greek)||mega biblion mega kakon|
|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|a handsome face is a silent recommendation (Liberius; also attributed to Publilius Syrus)||formosa facies muta commendatio est|
|a hidden intention is an evil one||intentio cæca mala|
|a hungry populace listens not to reason, nor cares for justice, nor is bent by any prayers (Seneca)||nec rationem patitur, nec æquitate mitigatur nec ulla prece flectitur, populus esuriens|
|a man dies as often as his friends (or loved ones) die (Publilius Syrus)||homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a man does not marvel at what he sees frequently, even though he be ignorant of the reason. If anything happens that he has not seen before, he calls it a prodigy (Cicero)||quod crebo videt non miratur, etiamsi cur fiat nescit. Quod ante non vidit, id si evenerit, ostentum esse censet|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a man, when angry, is beside himself (Syrus Publilius)||homo extra est corpus suum cum irascitur|
|a partner in evil will also be a partner in punishment||qui socius est in malo, consors erit in supplicio|
|A person dies as often as he loses his loved ones. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus]||Homo totiens moritur quotiens amittit suos|
|a pleasant companion on the road is as good as a vehicle (Publilius Syrus)||comes jucundus in via pro vehiculo est|
|a prohibited evil (i.e., a crime because it is forbidden by law)||malum prohibitum|
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