|alitur vitium vivitque tegendo||the taint is nourished and lives by being concealed (i.e., vice lives and thrives by secrecy) (Virgil)|
|amici vitium ni feras, prodis tuum||unless you bear with the faults of a friend, you betray your own (Publilius Syrus)|
|at pater ut gnati, sic nos debemus amici si quod sit vitium non fastidire||but at least we might do for a friend what a father does for his child, and not be disgusted by a blemish (Horace)|
|cereus in vitium flecti, monitoribus asper||pliable as wax to vice, obstinate under reproof (Horace, in reference to youth)|
|cernis ut ignavum corrumpant otia corpus ut capiant vitium ni moveantur aquæ||you see how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves (Ovid)|
|commune vitium in magnis liberisque civitatibus, ut invidia gloriæ comes sit||it is a usual fault in great and free states that envy should be the companion of glory (Cornelius Nepos)|
|fallit enim vitium, specie virtutis et umbra, cum sit triste habitu, vultuque et veste severum||vice can deceive under the shape and shadow of virtue, when sad and severe in its dress and countenance (Juvenal)|
|frustra vitium vitaveris illud, si te alio pravus detorseris||in vain do you avoid one fault if you perversely turn aside into another (Horace)|
|in vitium ducit culpæ fuga||in fleeing one vice we are sometimes caught by another (Horace)|
|juvenile vitium regere non posse impetum||it is the fault of youth that it cannot govern its own impulses (Seneca)|
|magna eloquentia, sicut flamma, materia alitur, et motibus excitatur et urendo clarescit||it is the eloquence as of a flame; it requires material to feed it, motion to excite it, and it brightens as it burns (Tacitus)|
|magnum hoc vitium vino est, pedes captat primum; luctator dolosu ’st||this is the great fault of wine, it first trips up the feet; it is a cunning wrestler (Plautus)|
|multis parasse divitias non finis miseriarum fuit, sed mutatio; non est in rebus vitium sed in animo||the acquisition of riches has been to many, not the end of their miseries, but a change in them; the fault is not in the riches, but in the disposition (Seneca)|
|nil erit ulterius quod nostris moribus addat posteritas; eadem cupient facientque minores; omne in præcipiti vitium stetit||there will be nothing left for posterity to add to our manners; our descendants will wish for and do the same things as we do; every vice has reached its culminating point (Juvenal)|
|omne animi vitium tanto conspectius in se crimen habet, quanto major qui peccat habetur||every vice of the mind makes its guilt the more conspicuous in proportion to the rank of the offender (Juvenal)|
|omne in præcipiti vitium stetit||every vice ever stands on a precipice (Juvenal)|
|omne nimium vertitur in vitium||every excess develops into a vice|
|omnibus hoc vitium est||all have this vice (Horace)|
|omnibus hoc vitium est cantoribus, inter amicos ut nunquam inducant animum cantare rogati, injussi nunquam desistant||this is a general fault of all singers, that among their friends they never make up their minds to sing, however, pressed; but when no one asks them, they will never stop (Horace)|
|peccamen, vitium, culpa, macula, lapsus, erratum||fault|
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