|aliena opprobria sæpe absterrent vitiis||we are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others (Horace)|
|abundat dulcibus vitiis||he abounds with delightful faults (Quintilian)|
|aliena negotia centum per caput, et circa saliunt latus||a hundred troubles of other people leap through my head and at my side (Horace)|
|aliena negotia curo, excussus propriis||I attend to the business of other people, having lost my own (Horace)|
|aliena optimum frui insania||it is best to profit by the madness of others|
|aliena pericula, cautiones nostræ||others’ dangers are our warnings|
|aliena vitia in oculis habemus, a tergo nostra sunt||the vices of others we have before our eyes, our own are behind our backs (Seneca)|
|alter rixatur de lana sæpe caprina propugnat nugis armatus||another frequently disputes about goat’s wool and rises in arms for trifles (Horace)|
|casus quem sæpe transit, aliquando invenit||chance (or misfortune) will at some time or another find the one whom it has often passed by (Publilius Syrus)|
|corpus onustum hesternis vitiis animum quoque prægravat una||the body, loaded with yesterday’s excess, also bears down the mind (Horace)|
|de vitiis nostris scalam nobis facimus, si vitia ipsa calcamus||we make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot (St. Augustine)|
|defectio virium adolescentiæ vitiis efficitur sæpius quam senectutis||loss of strength is more frequently due to faults of youth than old age (Cicero)|
|deliberando sæpe perit occasio||an opportunity (or occasion) is often lost through deliberation (Publilius Syrus)|
|e tenui casa sæpe vir magnus exit||a great man often steps forth from a humble cottage|
|ei, qui semel sua prodegerit, aliena credi non oportere||he who has once squandered his own ought not to be trusted with another’s|
|ex parvis sæpe magnarum momenta rerum pendent||events of great consequence often spring from trifling circumstances (Livy)|
|felix quem faciunt aliena pericula cautum!||happy are they who can learn caution from the danger of others!|
|festinare nocet, nocet et cunctatio sæpe; tempore quæque suo qui facit, ille sapit||it is bad to hurry, and delay is often as bad; the wise person is the one who does everything in its proper time (Ovid)|
|formosos sæpe inveni pessimos, et turpi facie multos cognovi optimos||I have often found good-looking people to be very base, and I have known many ugly people most estimable (Phædrus)|
|fugiendo in media sæpe ruitur fata||by fleeing, men often meet the very fate they seek to avoid (Livy)|
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