|to speak of||tango−tetigi−tactum|
|(dictum ) to say, tell, speak, name, call, pronounce||dico|
|begins to speak||infit|
|Deeds, not words. (Actions speak louder than words)||Facta, non verba|
|do not speak ill of your enemy, but plan it (Publilius Syrus)||de inimico non loquaris male sed cogites|
|enough eloquence, not enough wisdom (i.e., those who speak well do not always think well) (Sallust)||satis eloquentiæ, sapientiæ parum|
|Even as we speak, time speeds swiftly away (Horace)||Dum loquimor fugerit invida aetas|
|from the short space of life you should exclude distant hopes; for while we speak, the envious hours are passing away; seize the day, trusting little as possible to what comes after (Horace)||spatio brevi spem longam reseces; dum loquimur, fugerit invida ætas; carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero|
|he, she, or it begins, begins to speak||infit|
|Honk if you speak Latin||Sona si latine loqueris|
|I have spoken. (I will say no more on the matter, and no one else may speak further)||Dixi|
|I have this compulsion to speak Latin||Latine loqui coactus sum|
|I speak from experience||expertus dico|
|I speak of things by no means unknown (i.e., I speak of well-known events)||haud ignota loquor|
|if you utter abuse, you must expect to receive it (or, if you speak insults you will hear them as well) (Plautus)||contumeliam si dicis, audies|
|it is some alleviation of an incurable disease to speak of it to others (Ovid)||est aliquid fatale malum per verba levare|
|it is vain to speak against Hercules||frustra Herculi|
|laws are so devised that they may always speak with one and the same voice to all (Cicero)||leges sunt inventæ quæ cum omnibus semper una atque eadem voce loquerentur|
|let not the shoemaker judge beyond his last (i.e., speak of things he does not know) (Pliny the Elder)||ne sutor supra crepidam (judicaret) (also, ne sutor ultra crepidam)|
|let us speak words of good omen (Terence)||dicamus bona verba|
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