|est procax natura multorum in alienis miseriis||there are many who are only too ready to take advantage of the misfortunes of others (Pliny the Elder)|
|bellua multorum capitum||the many-headed monster (i.e., the mob)|
|Belua multorum es capitum||The people are a many-headed beast|
|brevis a natura nobis vita data est; at memoria bene redditæ vitæ est sempiterna||the life given to us by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal (Cicero)|
|cito enim arescit lacrima, præsertim in alienis malis||for a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others (Cicero)|
|consuetudo est secunda natura||custom is a second nature (St. Augustine)|
|consuetudo quasi altera natura||habit is as second nature (Cicero)|
|Deus sive natura||God or nature (Spinoza)|
|Divina natura dedit agros, ars humana aedificavit urbes||Divine nature gave the fields, human art built the cities (Varro)|
|divina natura dedit agros, ars humana ædificavit urbes||divine nature gave us the fields, human art built our cities (Latin version of the Spanish motto over the Santa Barbara County Court House) (Varro)|
|est natura hominim novitatis avida||it is human nature to hunt for novelty (Pliny the Elder)|
|fertilior seges est alienis semper in agris, vicinumque pecus grandius uber habet||the crop is always greater in the lands of another, and the cattle of our neighbor are deemed more productive than our own (Ovid)|
|hic ver assiduum, atque alienis mensibus æstas||here is ceaseless spring, and summer in months in which summer is alien (Virgil, referring to Italy)|
|honestum quod vere dicimus, etiamsi a nullo laudatur, laudabile est sua natura||that which we truly call honorable is praiseworthy in its own nature, even though it should be praised by no one (Cicero)|
|In rerum natura||In the nature of things|
|infantem nudum cum te natura creavit, paupertatis onus patienter ferre memento||nature having created you and made you come into the world naked, remember to bear poverty with patience (Cato)|
|infortunia nostra, alienis collata, leviora||our misfortunes, compared with those of others, become lighter (from the Emblemata of Alciato)|
|insita hominibus natura violentiæ resistere||it is natural to man to resist violence (Tacitus)|
|insita mortalibus natura, propere sequi quæ piget inchoare||people are naturally ready enough to follow in matters in which they are disinclined to take the lead (Tacitus)|
|lex est ratio summa insita in natura, quæ jubet ea, quæ facienda sunt, prohibetque contraria||law is the highest reason implanted in nature, which commands what ought to be done and forbids what is contrary (Cicero)|
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