|ars prima regni posse te invidiam pati||the first art to be learned by a ruler is to endure envy (Seneca)|
|A posse ad esse||From possibility to actuality|
|a prima descendit origine mundi causarum series||even from the first beginnings of the world descends a series of causes (Lucan)|
|ab actu ad posse valet illatio||it is possible to infer the future from the past|
|aliæ nationes servitutem pati possunt, populi Romani est propria libertas||other nations may be able to put up with slavery, but liberty is peculiar to the Roman people (Cicero)|
|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)|
|ampliat ætatis spatium sibi vir bonus; hoc est vivere bis vita posse priore frui||the good man extends the terms of his life; it is to live twice to be able to enjoy one’s former life (Martial)|
|Anno regni||In the year of reign|
|beneficia usque eo læta sunt dum videntur exsolvi posse; ubi multum antevenere, pro gratia odium redditur||benefits are acceptable, while the receiver thinks he may return them; but once exceeding that, hatred is given instead of thanks (i.e., no one wants to be indebted for a favor that is greater than can be repaid) (Tacitus)|
|crede mihi; miseros prudentia prima relinquit||believe me; it is prudence that first forsakes the wretched (Ovid)|
|culpa sua damnum sentiens non intelligitur damnum pati||he who suffers by his own fault is not deemed a sufferer|
|decipit frons prima multos||the first appearance deceives many|
|decipit frons prima multos; rara mens intelligit quod interiore condidit cura angulo||the first appearance deceives many; our understandings rarely reach to that which has been carefully reposed in the inmost recesses of the mind (i.e., looks can be deceiving, but actions produced under trial reveal the true character of the person)|
|desine de quoquam quicquam bene velle mereri, aut aliquem fieri posse putare pium||give up wanting to deserve any thanks from anyone, or thinking that anybody can be grateful (Catullus)|
|disce pati||learn to endure|
|estque pati pœnas quam meruisse minus||it is less to suffer punishment than to deserve it (Ovid)|
|et facere et pati fortiter Romanum est||bravery and endurance make a man a Roman (Livy)|
|et qui nolunt occidere quenquam posse volunt||even those who have no wish to kill anyone, would like to have the power (Juvenal)|
|ex inimico cogita posse fieri amicum||think that you may make a friend of an enemy (Seneca)|
|firmissima convelli non posse||what stands firmest cannot be overthrown|
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