|fieri facias||cause it to be done; see that it be done|
|amicum ita habeas, posse ut fieri hunc inimicum scias||be on such terms with your friend as if you knew that he might one day become your enemy (Laberius)|
|desine de quoquam quicquam bene velle mereri, aut aliquem fieri posse putare pium||give up wanting to deserve any thanks from anyone, or thinking that anybody can be grateful (Catullus)|
|dives qui fieri vult, et cito vult fieri||the one who desires to become rich desires to become rich quickly (Juvenal)|
|dulcia quandoque amara fieri||sometimes sweet things become bitter|
|ex inimico cogita posse fieri amicum||think that you may make a friend of an enemy (Seneca)|
|factum est illud; fieri infectum non potest||it is done; it cannot be undone (Plautus)|
|fio, fieri, factus||be made, be done, become|
|fīō, fierī, factus sum||happen, become; be made, be done; come into existence|
|fio; fieri; factus||be done|
|fio; fieri; factus||be made|
|fio; fieri; factus||become|
|frustra fit per plura, quod fieri potest per pauciora||that is idly done by many, which may be done by a few|
|lucrum sine damno alterius fieri non potest||there is no profit without another’s loss (Publilius Syrus)|
|mature fieri senem, si diu velis esse senex||you must become an old man soon if you would be an old man long (Cicero)|
|nam dives qui fieri vult, et cito vult fieri||for the one who wishes to become rich wishes to become rich quickly (Juvenal)|
|nil igitur fieri de nilo posse fatendum’st||therefore we must conclude that nothing comes from nothing (Lucretius)|
|nisi utile est quod facias, stulta est gloria||unless what we do is useful, our pride is foolish (Phædrus)|
|non ego avarum cum te veto fieri, vappam jubeo ac nebulonem||when I say, be not a miser, I do not bid you to become a worthless prodigal (Horace)|
|nulli te facias nimis sodalem, gaudebis minus et minus dolebis||be on too intimate terms with no one; if your joy be less, so will your grief (Martial)|
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