|we also deem those happy who, from the experience of life, have learned to bear its ills, and without remarking on their weight (Juvenal)||ducimus autem hos quoque felices, qui, ferre incommoda vitæ, nec jactare jugum, vita didicere magistra|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||his|
|(fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships)||illis|
|(fig.) while there is life there is hope||nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat|
|a bird rarely seen on earth, and very much resembling a black swan (i.e., something unique) (Juvenal)||rara avis in terris, nigroque simillima cygno (or cycno)|
|a crime of a very deep dye (i.e., one committed by a respected person) (Juvenal)||facinus majoris abollæ|
|a deadly hatred, and a wound that can never be healed (i.e., religious disagreement) (Juvenal)||immortale odium et nunquam sanabile vulnus|
|a friend is the solace of life||amicus vitæ solatium|
|a good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature (Accius)||probæ etsi in segetem sunt deteriorem datæ fruges, tamen ipsæ suaptæ natura enitent|
|A good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature. (Accius)||Probae esti in segetem sunt deteriorem datae fruges, tamen ipsae suaptae enitent|
|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 lengthy and momentous letter came from Capri (Juvenal, in reference to Emperor Tiberias’ missive from his residence at Capri condemning Sejanus in 31 CE; also rendered derisively as “a grand and wordy letter from Capri”)||verbosa ac grandis epistola venit a Capreis|
|a life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)||est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus|
|a life without purpose is an aimless one (Seneca)||vita sine proposito vaga est|
|a lucky man is rarer than a white crow (Juvenal)||felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo|
|a man is lent, not given, to life (Publilius Syrus)||homo vitæ commodatus non donatus|
|a man of one book (Thomas Aquinas’s definition of a learned man)||homo unius libri|
|a man should know his own measure, and have regard to it in the smallest matters as well as the greatest (Juvenal)||noscenda est mensura sui spectandaque rebus in summis minimisque|
|a mind diseased cannot bear anything harsh (Ovid)||mensque pati durum sustinet ægra nihil|
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