|accipiunt leges, populus quibus legibus exlex||they consent to laws that place the people outside the law (Lucilius)|
|Arguit, arguito: quicquid probat ilia, probato: Quod dicet, dicas: quod negat ilia, neges. Riserit, arride: si flebit, flere memento; Imponat leges vultibus ilia tuis||To a lover. Blame, if she blames; but if she praises, praise. What she denies, deny; say what she says. Laugh, if she smiles; but if she weeps, then weep, And let your looks with hers their motions keep. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|bona malis paria non sunt, etiam pari numero; nec lætitia ulla minimo mœrore pensanda||the blessings of life do not equal its ills, even when of equal number; nor can any pleasure, however intense, compensate for even the slightest pain (Pliny the Elder)|
|bonis nocet quisquis pepercerit malis||he hurts the good who spares the bad (Publilius Syrus)|
|bonis vel malis avibus||under good or evil auspices|
|bonæ leges malis ex moribus proceantur||good laws grow out of evil acts (Macrobius)|
|Brevis ipsa vita est sed malis fit longior||Our life is short but is made longer by misfortunes. (Publilius Syrus)|
|brevis ipsa vita est sed malis fit longior (also, brevis ipsa vita est sed longior malis)||life itself is short but evils make it longer (Publilius Syrus)|
|casta moribus et integra pudore||of chaste morals and unblemished modesty (Martial)|
|cito enim arescit lacrima, præsertim in alienis malis||for a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others (Cicero)|
|civium in moribus rei publicæ salus||the welfare of the state [depends upon] the morals of its citizens (motto of the University of Florida)|
|Corruptisima re publica plurimae leges||In the most corrupt state are the most laws (Terence)|
|corruptissima (in) republica plurimæ leges||in the most corrupt state exist the most laws (or, the more corrupt the state, the more the laws) (Terence and Tacitus)|
|de duobus malis, minus est semper eligendum||of two evils, always choose the lesser (Thomas à Kempis)|
|De duobus malis, minus est semper eligendum||Of two evils, the lesser must always be chosen (Thomas à Kempis)|
|dormiunt aliquando leges, nunquam moriuntur||the laws sometimes sleep, but never die|
|ex malis eligere minima||of evils to choose the least (Cicero)|
|ex malis moribus bonæ leges natæ sunt||from bad manners (or morals) good laws have sprung (Coke)|
|Exigo a me non ut optimis par sim, sed ut malis melior||I require myself not to be equal to the best, but to be better than the bad (Seneca)|
|extremis malis extrema remedia||extreme remedies for extreme evils|
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