|effodiuntur opes, irritamenta malorum||riches, the incentives to evil, are dug out of the earth (Ovid)|
|aude contemnere opes||dare to despise riches (Virgil)|
|certe ignoratio futurorum malorum utilius est quam scientia||it is more advantageous not to know than to know the evils that are coming upon us (Cicero)|
|dantur opes nulli nunc nisi divitibus||wealth nowadays goes all to the rich (Martial)|
|dat Galenus opes, dat Justinianus honores, sed Moses sacco cogitur ire pedes||Galen gives wealth, Justinian honors, but Moses must go on foot with a beggar’s wallet (Robert Burton)|
|divine Plato escam malorum appeliat voluptatem, quod ea videlicet homines capiantur, ut pisces hamo||Plato divinely calls pleasure the bait of evil, inasmuch as men are caught by it as fish by a hook (Cicero)|
|divitiae divitie, census, opes||wealth|
|e tellure effodiuntur opes||our wealth is dug out of the earth|
|et nomen pacis dulce est et ipsa res salutaris, sed inter pacem et servitutem plurimum interest. Pax est tranquilla libertas, servitus postremum malorum omnium non modo bello, sed morte etiam repellendum||the name of peace is sweet and the thing itself is salutary, but there is a great difference between peace and slavery. Peace is freedom in tranquility, slavery is the worst of all evils, to be resisted not only by war, but even by death (Cicero)|
|exclusa opes omnes||all hope is gone (Plautus)|
|expetendæ opes ut dignis largiamur||we should seek riches so that we may give to the deserving|
|fons malorum||the origin of evil|
|fortuna opes auferre, non animum potest||fortune may steal our wealth, but it cannot take away our courage (Seneca)|
|fumum et opes strepitumque Romæ||the smoke, the wealth, the din of Rome (Juvenal and Horace)|
|honesta paupertas prior quam opes malæ||poverty with honor is better than ill-gotten wealth|
|horrea formicæ tendunt ad inania nunquam; nullus ad amissas ibit amicus opes||just as ants never bend their way to visit empty storehouses, so no friend will visit departed wealth (Ovid)|
|hæc brevis est nostrorum summa malorum||such is the short sum of our evils (Ovid)|
|Ilias malorum||an Iliad of woes|
|illa placet tellus in qua res parva beatum me facit, et tenues luxuriantur opes||that spot of earth has special charms for me, in which a limited income produces happiness, and moderate wealth abundance (Martial)|
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