|carmina nil prosunt; nocuerunt carmina quondam||my songs are of no use; they once wrought me harm (Ovid)|
|carmina spreta exolescent; si irascare, agnita videntur||if you show contempt for abuse, it will gradually die away; if you show irritation, it will be seen as deserved (Tacitus)|
|foliis tantum ne carmina manda; ne turbata volent rapidis ludibria ventis||neither commit your oracles to leaves of paper, lest they fly about dispersed, the sport of rushing winds (Virgil)|
|magalia quondam||formerly humble huts stood here (Virgil)|
|magna fuit quondam capitis reverentia cani, inque suo pretio ruga senilis erat||great was the respect formerly paid to the hoary head, and great the honor to the wrinkles of age (Ovid)|
|nihil hic nisi carmina desunt||nothing is wanting here except a song (Virgil)|
|nil sine te mei prosunt honores||the honors I obtain are nothing without you (Horace, to the Muse)|
|non scribit, cujus carmina nemo legit||no man writes whose verses no one reads (Martial)|
|nulla placere diu nec vivere carmina possunt quæ scribuntur aquæ potoribus||no song can give pleasure for long, nor can it last, that is written by drinkers of water (Horace)|
|operosa parvus carmina fingo||I, a little one, compose laborious songs (Horace)|
|qui Bavium non odit, amet tua carmina, Mævi||the one who does not despise Bavius, may love your songs, O Mævius (reputedly two of the worst poets of antiquity) (Virgil)|
|quondam||at one time|
|quondam||formerly, once, at one time, erstwhile|
|quondam etiam victis redit in præcordia virtus||valor sometimes returns even into the bosom of the conquered (Virgil)|
|quondam his vicimus armis||we were once victorious with these arms|
|quondam, per antea, olim, antea||formerly|
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