|et campos ubi Troja fuit||and the fields where Troy once was (Virgil)|
|campos ubi Troja fuit||the fields where Troy once stood (Lucan)|
|cætera fortunæ, non mea, turba fuit||the rest of the crowd were friends of my fortune, not of me (Ovid)|
|dum fortuna fuit||while fortune lasted|
|fuimus Troës, fuit Ilium, et ingens gloria Teucrorum||we Trojans are no more; Ilium is no more, and the great glory of the Teucrians (Virgil)|
|fuimus Troës; fuit Ilium||we have been Trojans; Troy was (Virgil)|
|fuit Ilium||Troy was (i.e., its day is over) (Virgil)|
|Hectora quis nosset, si felix Troja fuisset? Publica virtuti per mala facta via est||who would have known of Hector if Troy had been fortunate? A highway is open to virtue through the midst of misfortunes (Ovid)|
|huic versatile ingenium sic pariter ad omnia fuit, ut natum ad id unum diceres, quodcunque ageret||this man’s genius was so versatile, so equal to every pursuit, that you would pronounce him to have been born for whatever thing in which he was engaged (Livy, said of Cato the Elder)|
|iam seges est ubi Troia fuit||now are cornfields where Troy once was (Ovid)|
|ille fuit vitæ Mario modus, omnia passo quæ pejor Fortuna potest, omnibus uso quæ melior||such was the complexion of the life of Marius, that he had suffered the worst inflictions of Fortune, and enjoyed her choicest blessings (Lucan)|
|in illo viro, tantum robur corporis et animi fuit, ut quocunque loco natus esset, fortunam sibi facturus videretur||in that man there was such oak-like strength of body and mind that whatever his rank by birth might have been, he gave promise of attaining the highest place in the lists of fortune (Livy, said of Cato the Elder)|
|is habitus animorum fuit, ut pessimum facinus auderent pauci, plures vellent, omnes paterentur||such was the public temper, that some few dared to perpetrate the vilest crimes, more were desirous to do so, and all looked passively on (Tacitus)|
|jam seges est ubi Troja fuit, resecandaque falce luxuriat Phrygio sanguine pinguis humus||new fields of corn wave where Troy once stood, and the ground enriched with Trojan blood is luxuriant with grain ready for the sickle (Ovid)|
|longa mora est, quantum noxæ sit ubique repertum enumerare; minor fuit ipsa infamia vero||it would take long to enumerate how great an amount of crime was everywhere perpetrated; even the report itself came short of the truth (Ovid)|
|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)|
|major privato visus dum privatus fuit, et omnium consensu capax imperii nisi imperasset||he seemed much greater than a private citizen while he was a private citizen, and had he never become emperor everyone would have agreed that he had the capacity to be emperor (Tacitus, said of Emperor Galba)|
|mala mali malo mala contulit omnia mundo; causa mali tanti fœmina sola fuit||man’s jaw and an apple brought all evils in the world; and the cause of all this mischief was the woman|
|Mater tua criceta fuit, et pater tuo redoluit bacarum sambucus||Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries|
|multis parasse divitias non finis miseriarum fuit, sed mutatio; non est in rebus vitium sed in animo||the acquisition of riches has been to many, not the end of their miseries, but a change in them; the fault is not in the riches, but in the disposition (Seneca)|
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