|comis, lenis, genus, pius||kind|
|comis||courteous, kind, friendly|
|constans et lenis, ut res expostulet, esto||be firm or mild as the occasion may require (Cato)|
|degeneranti genus opprobrium||to the degenerate man his good family is a disgrace|
|est etiam quiete et pure et eleganter actæ ætatis placida ac lenis senectus||a life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age (Cicero)|
|est genus hominum qui esse primos se omnium rerum volunt, nec sunt||there is a class of men who wish to be first in everything, and are not (Terence)|
|et genus et formam regina pecunia donat||money, like a queen, bestows both rank and beauty (Horace)|
|et genus et proavos, et quæ non fecimus ipsi, vix ea nostra voco||we can scarcely call birth and ancestry, and what we have not ourselves done, our own|
|et genus et virtus, nisi cum re, vilior alga est||without money, both birth and virtue are as worthless as seaweed (Horace)|
|exeat aula qui vult esse pius||let him who will be good retire from the court (a reference to the corruption that surrounds the court system) (Lucretius)|
|fortuna non mutat genus||fortune does not change nature (Horace)|
|fœcunda culpæ sæcula nuptias primum inquinavere et genus et domos||this age, fertile of guilt, has first polluted the marriage bed, and with it our people and our houses (Horace)|
|genū, genūs, n.||knee|
|genus||kind, sort, class, category|
|genus est mortis male vivere||to live an evil life is a type of death (Ovid)|
|genus et proavos et quæ non fecimus ipsi, vix ea nostra voco||birth, ancestry, and what we have ourselves not done, I would hardly call our own (Ovid)|
|genus humanum superavit||he surpassed the human race in natural ability (Lucretius)|
|genus immortale manet, multosque per annos stat fortuna domus, et avi numerantur avorum||the race continues immortal, and through many years the fortune of the house stands steadfast, and it numbers grandchildren of grandchildren (Virgil)|
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