|doctrina est ingenii naturale quoddam pabulum||learning is a kind of natural food for the mind (Cicero)|
|Acherontis pabulum (or, Acheruntis pabulum)||food for Acheron (i.e., marked for death; bound for hell) (Plautus)|
|doctrina||doctrine, teaching, instruction, learning|
|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)|
|doctrīna, doctrīnae, f.||teaching, learning|
|eruditio, doctrina, mandatum||instruction|
|est quadam (or quoddam) prodire tenus, si non datur ultra||it is something to proceed thus far, if it be not permitted to go farther (Horace)|
|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)|
|huic maxime putamus malo fuisse nimiam opinionem ingenii atque virtutis||we think that what harmed him the most was that he entertained too high an opinion of his own talents and virtue (Cornelius Nepos, said of Alcibiades)|
|ingenii largitor venter||the belly is the giver of genius (i.e., poverty inspires genius) (Persius)|
|Lumen naturale||Natural light|
|magni est ingenii revocare mentem a sensibus, et cogitationem a consuetudine abducere||it is a proof of great talents to call back the mind from the senses, and separate thought from habit (Cicero)|
|moderari animo et orationi, cum sis iratus, non mediocris ingenii est||to be able to temper your indignation and language when you are angry is evidence of a chastened disposition (Cicero)|
|non est nostri ingenii||it is not within my range of ability (Cicero)|
|nulla falsa doctrina est, quæ non permisceat aliquid veritatis||there is no doctrine so false that it does not contain some mixture of truth|
|pabulum Acherontis (or, pabulum Acheruntis)||food for Acheron (i.e., marked for death; bound for hell) (Plautus)|
|Proprium humani ingenii est odisse quem laeseris||It is human nature to hate a person whom you have injured|
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