|Nil homini certum est||Nothing is certain for man. (Ovid)|
|nil homini certum est||there is nothing assured to men (Ovid)|
|a diis quidem immortalibus quæ potest homini major esse pœna, furore atque dementia?||what greater punishment can the immortal gods inflict upon man than madness or insanity? (Cicero)|
|certum est quia impossibile est||it is true because it is impossible (Tertullian, in reference to Christianity)|
|Certum est, quia impossibile||It is certain, because it is impossible. (Tertullianus)|
|certum pete finem||aim at a certain end (i.e., aim at a sure thing)|
|certum scio||I know for certain|
|certum voto pete finem||set a definite limit to your desire (Horace)|
|certus, certa, certum||certain, definite, sure|
|conveniens homini est hominem servare voluptas. Et melius nulla quæritur arte favor||it is a pleasure appropriate to man for him to save a fellow man; and gratitude is acquired in no better way (Ovid)|
|divitiæ grandes homini sunt, vivere parce æquo animo||it is great wealth to a man to live frugally with a contented mind (Lucretius)|
|eripere vitam nemo non homini potest; at nemo mortem; mille ad hanc aditus patent||anyone may take life from man, but no one death; a thousand gates stand open to it (Seneca)|
|grave nihil est homini quod fert necessitas||no burden is really heavy to a man that necessity lays on him|
|hoc certum est||this much is certain|
|homini amico et familiari non est mentiri meum||it is not my habit to lie to friends or family (Lucilius)|
|homini ne fidas nisi cum quo modium salis absumpseres||trust no man till you have eaten a peck of salt with him (i.e., have known him for a long time)|
|homini necesse est mori||man must die (Cicero)|
|homini plurima ex homine sunt mala||most of man’s misfortunes are due to man (Pliny the Elder)|
|homini potentiam quærenti egentissumus quisque opportunissumus||to someone seeking power, the poorest man is the most useful (Sallust)|
|homo homini aut Deus aut lupus||man is to man either a God or a wolf (Erasmus)|
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