|we make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot (St. Augustine)||de vitiis nostris scalam nobis facimus, si vitia ipsa calcamus|
|(correctum)to make correct, make right||corrigo|
|(fem. sing. gen.) (the queen), the vices OF WHOM were many||cuius|
|(trans.) to make, do, act, perform, cause, bring about||facio|
|a child of those tears (St. Augustine)||filius istarum lacrymarum|
|a gilded bit does not make for a better horse (Seneca)||non faciunt meliorem equum aurei freni|
|a loan (Dare mutuumto = Make a loan.)||mutuus|
|a monster whose vices are not redeemed by a single virtue (Juvenal)||monstrum nulla virtute redemptum a vitiis|
|a part of humanity rejoices consistently in its vices and pursues its purpose; many more waver between doing what is right and complying with what is wrong (Horace)||pars hominum vitiis gaudet constanter, et urget propositum; pars multa natat, modo recta capessens, interdum pravis obnoxia|
|adapt, adjust, make ready, or fit||adapto|
|alas!, how galling it is to be injured by one against whom you dare not make a complaint! (Publilius Syrus)||heu!, quam miserum est ab eo lædi, de quo non ausis queri!|
|an ass among apes (i.e., a fool among people who make a fool of him)||asinus inter simias|
|and these were the dishes wherein to me, hunger-starved for you, they served up the sun and moon (St. Augustine)||et illa erant fercula, in quibus mihi esurienti te inferebatur sol et luna|
|Any man can make a mistake; only a fool keeps making the same one||Cuiusvis hominis est errare; nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare|
|between bridge and stream the Lord’s mercy may be found (St. Augustine)||misericordia Domini inter pontem et fontem|
|bravery and endurance make a man a Roman (Livy)||et facere et pati fortiter Romanum est|
|Build (castles) in the air. (St. Augustine)||In aere aedificare|
|by-and-by has no end (St. Augustine)||modo, et modo, non habebent modum|
|circumstances do not make a man weak, but they show what manner of man he is (Thomas à Kempis)||occasiones namque hominem fragilem non faciunt, sed qualis sit ostendunt|
|custom is a second nature (St. Augustine)||consuetudo est secunda natura|
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