|amicum perdere est damnorum maximum||to lose a friend is the greatest of all losses (Publilius Syrus)|
|absentem qui rodit amicum, qui non defendit, alio culpante; hic niger est; hunc tu, Romane, caveto||he who attacks an absent friend, or who does not defend him when spoken ill of by another; that man is a dark character; you, Romans, beware of him (Horace)|
|amicum ita habeas, posse ut fieri hunc inimicum scias||be on such terms with your friend as if you knew that he might one day become your enemy (Laberius)|
|amicum lædere ne joco quidem licet||a friend must not be injured, even in jest (Publilius Syrus)|
|Diligentia maximum etiam mediocris ingeni subsidium.||Diligence is a very great help even to a mediocre intelligence. (Seneca)|
|Equisetum maximum Lam.||Great Horsetail|
|ex inimico cogita posse fieri amicum||think that you may make a friend of an enemy (Seneca)|
|fidem qui perdit perdere ultra nil potest||the one who loses his honor has nothing else he can lose (Publilius Syrus)|
|hoc per se nihil est, sed si minimum addideris maximum fieret||this by itself is nothing, but if you should add even the least to it, it would become the greatest|
|iram qui vincit, hostem superat maximum||the one who subdues his anger conquers his greatest enemy|
|jucundum et carum sterilis facit uxor amicum||a wife who has no children makes a dear and delightful friend (to her husband’s heirs) (Juvenal)|
|maximum ornamentum amicitiæ tollit, qui ex ea tollit verecudiam||he takes the greatest ornament from friendship, who takes modesty from it (Cicero)|
|maximum remedium iræ mora est (or dilatio est)||the best remedy for anger is delay (Seneca)|
|necessitas ultimum et maximum telum est||necessity is the last and strongest weapon (Livy)|
|næ amicum castigare ob meritam noxiam immune est facinus||truly, it is a thankless office to censure a friend for a fault when he deserved it (Plautus)|
|pecuniam in loco negligere interdum maximum est lucrum||to despise money on occasion sometimes leads to very great gain (Terence)|
|quem Juppiter vult perdere, prius dementat||whom Jupiter wishes to destroy, he first dements|
|qui sibi amicus est, scito hunc amicum omnibus esse||you may be sure that the one who is a friend to himself is a friend to all (Seneca)|
|quos Deus vult perdere prius dementat||whom God would ruin he first deprives of reason (after Euripides)|
|satis est superare inimicum, nimium est perdere||it is enough to defeat an enemy, too much to destroy him (Publilius Syrus)|
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