|fruges consumere nati||born to consume the fruits of the earth (Horace)|
|Antiquis temporibus, nati tibi similes in rupibus ventosissimis exponebantur ad necem||In the good old days, children like you were left to perish on windswept crags|
|e fungis nati homines||men born of mushrooms (i.e., upstarts)|
|et nati natorum, et qui nascentur ab illis||and the children of our children, and those who shall be born to them (i.e., for our many generations to come) (Virgil)|
|nati natorum||the children of our children (i.e., posterity) (Virgil)|
|nequaquam satis in re una consumere curam||it is by no means enough to spend all our care on a single object (Horace)|
|non nobis solum nati sumus||not for ourselves alone are we born (Cicero)|
|non nobis solum, sed toto mundo nati||not born for ourselves alone, but for the whole world|
|nos numerus sumus et fruges consumere nati||we are a mere cipher, and born to consume the fruits of the earth (Horace)|
|Probae esti in segetem sunt deteriorem datae fruges, tamen ipsae suaptae enitent||A good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature. (Accius)|
|probæ etsi in segetem sunt deteriorem datæ fruges, tamen ipsæ suaptæ natura enitent||a good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature (Accius)|
|pulvis et umbra sumus, fruges consumere nati||we are but dust and shadows, born to consume the fruits of the earth (Horace)|
|rupto robore nati||we are born from the broken oak (an allusion to the acorn from which the new oak grows)|
|tempus in agrorum cultu consumere dulce est||it is delightful to spend one’s time in the tillage of the fields (Ovid)|
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