|animi cultus quasi quidam humanitatis cibus||cultivation is as necessary to the soul as food is to the body (Cicero)|
|Amor animi arbitrio sumitur, non ponitur||We choose to love, we do not choose to cease loving. (Syrus)|
|animi scrinium servitus||servitude [is] the cage of the soul|
|augescunt aliæ gentes, aliæ minuuntur inque brevi spatio mutantur sæcula animantum et quasi cursores vitai lampada tradunt||some nations increase, others are reduced, and in a short while the generations of living creatures are changed, and like runners relay the torch of life (Lucretius)|
|cibus||food for men and animals|
|cibus, cibī, m.||food|
|consuetudo quasi altera natura||habit is as second nature (Cicero)|
|contra verbosos noli contendere verbis; sermo datur cunctis, animi sapientia paucis||do not contend with words against wordy people; speech is given to all, wisdom to few (Dionysius Cato)|
|decet affectus animi neque se nimium erigere nec subjicere serviliter||we ought to allow the affections of the mind to be neither too much elated nor abjectly depressed (Cicero)|
|deorum cibus est||it is food for the gods|
|di bene fecerunt, inopis me quodque pusilli finxerunt animi, raro et perpauca loquentis||the gods be praised for having made me of a poor and humble mind, with a desire to speak but seldom and briefly (Horace)|
|di nos quasi pilas homines habent||the gods treat us mortals like so many balls to play with (Plautus)|
|doctrina sed vim promovet insitam rectique cultus pectora roborant||but instruction improves the innate powers (of the mind), and good discipline strengthens the heart (Horace)|
|elati animi comprimendi sunt||minds that are too much elated ought to be kept in check|
|elucet maxime animi excellentia magnitudoque in despiciendis opibus||excellence and greatness of soul are most conspicuously displayed in contempt of riches|
|enim vero di nos quasi pilas homines habent||truly the gods use us men as footballs (Plautus)|
|ergo hoc proprium est animi bene constituti, et lætari bonis rebus, et dolere contrariis||this is a proof of a well-constituted mind, to rejoice in what is good and to grieve at the opposite (Cicero)|
|est profecto animi medicina, philosophia||philosophy is the true medicine of the mind (Cicero)|
|etenim omnes artes, quæ ad humanitatem pertinent, habent quoddam commune vinculum, et quasi cognatione quadam inter se continentur||all the arts, which belong to polished life, are held together by some common tie, and connected, as it were, by some intimate relation (Cicero)|
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