|true praise is an honor, false praise a rebuke (Sidonius Apollinaris)||ut vera laus ornat, ita falsa castigat|
|(of persons) to chide, rebuke||increpo|
|a heart imbued with generous honor (Persius)||incoctum generoso pectus honesto|
|A true friend is a rare bird||Amicus verus est rara avis|
|a true friend is a rare bird||amicus verus rara avis|
|a true friend is certain when certainty is uncertain (i.e., a friend in need is a friend indeed) (Ennius)||amicus certus in re incerta cernitur|
|A true friend is discerned during an uncertain matter||Amicus certus in re incerta cernitur|
|a true friend is the one who is, as it were, a second self (Cicero)||verus amicus est is qui est tanquam alter idem|
|accept tasks that bring you praise as well as profit (Lucilius)||hunc laborem sumas laudem qui tibi ac fructum ferat|
|admonish your friends secretly, but praise them openly (Publilius Syrus)||secrete amicos admone, lauda palam|
|all things divine and human, as virtue, fame, and honor, defer to fair wealth; and the one who has amassed it will be illustrious, brave, and just (Horace)||omnis enim res virtus, fama, decus, divina humanaque pulchris divitiis parent; quas qui construxerit, ille clarus erit, fortis, justus|
|always true and faithful||verus et fidelis semper|
|an honor to his distinguished position, upright and brave (Claudian)||fortunæ majoris honos, erectus et acer|
|and an immense desire for praise (i.e., a passion for praise) (Virgil)||laudumque immensa cupido|
|Art without science is nothing. (I would also claim that the opposite is true)||Ars sine scienta nihil est|
|as a true translator you will take care not to render (or translate) word for word (Horace)||nec verbum verbo curabis reddere fidus interpres|
|As a true translator you will take care not to translate word for word. (Horace)||Nec verbum verbo curabis reddere fidus interpres|
|as fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation, when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated and vanishes (Cicero)||ut ignis aquam conjectus, continuo restinguitur et refrigeratur, sic refervens falsum crimen in purissimam et castissimam vitam collatum, statim concidit et extinguitur|
|as great the love of praise, so great the anxiety for victory (Virgil)||tantus amor laudum, tantæ est victoria curæ|
|As is impossible a way to qualify a proposition that cannot ever be true||Per impossibile|
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