|gutta cavat lapidem, consumitur annulus usu, et teritur pressa vomer aduncus humo||the drop hollows the stone, the ring is worn by use, and the crooked ploughshare is frayed away by the pressure of the earth (Ovid)|
|altera manu fert lapidem, panem ostentat altera (or altera panem ostentat)||he carries a stone in one hand, and shows bread in the other (Plautus)|
|ferreus assiduo consumitur annulus usu||by constant use an iron ring is worn away (Ovid)|
|Gutta cavat lapidem||The drop of water hollows the stone (Ovid)|
|Gutta cavat lapidem, non vi sed saepe cadendo||The drop excavates the stone, not with force but by falling often. (Ovid)|
|gutta cavat lapidem, non vi, sed sæpe cadendo||the drop hollows the stone, not by force but by constant dripping (Ovid)|
|gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ||a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom|
|humo||cover with earth|
|humo||cover with earth, bury|
|O fortunatos nimium, sua si bona norint, agricolas!; quibus ipsa, procul discordibus armis, fundit humo facilem victum justissima tellus||O, how happy are the tillers of the ground, if only they knew their blessings!; for whom, far from the clash of arms, the most just earth pours forth from its soil an easy sustenance (Virgil)|
|omnem movere lapidem||to move every stone (i.e., to leave no stone unturned)|
|Palaquium gutta (Hook.) Bailon||Malay Guttapercha Natotree|
|quin corpus onustum hesternis vitiis animum quoque prægravat una, atque affigit humo divinæ particulam auræ||and the body, overloaded with yesterday’s excess, weighs down the soul also along with it, and fastens to the ground a particle of the divine aura (Horace)|
|sepelio, humo, tego texi tectum, effero||bury|
|stillicidi casus lapidem cavat||a constant drip hollows a stone|
|tentanda via est qua me quoque possim tollere humo, victorque virum volitare per ora||I, too, must attempt a way by which I may raise myself above the ground and soar victorious through the mouths of men (Virgil)|
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