|lenior et melior fis, accedente senecta||you become milder and better as old age advances (Horace)|
|ad vivendum velut ad natandum is melior qui onere liberior||he is better equipped for life, as for swimming, who has the lesser to carry (Apuleius)|
|Augusto felicior, Trajano melior||a more fortunate man than Augustus, a more excellent man than Trajan (Eutropius)|
|bonus melior optimus||good, better, best|
|cæteris major qui melior||the one who is better than all others is greater|
|dum vires annique sinunt, tolerate laborem; jam veniet tacito curva senecta pede||whilst your strength and years permit, you should endure and encounter labor; remember that crooked age, with silent steps, will soon arrive (Ovid)|
|eques ipso melior Bellerophonte||a better horseman than Bellerophon himself (Horace)|
|est bonus, ut melior vir non alius quisquam||he is so good that no man can be better (Horace)|
|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)|
|heu, melior quanto sors tua sorte mea!||alas, how much better is your fate than mine! (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 æquali jure melior est conditio possidentis||where the right is equal, the claim of the party in possession is the best (or, possession is nine-tenths of the law)|
|lingua melior, sed frigida bello dextera||excels in speech, but of a right hand slow to war (Virgil)|
|lusus animo debent aliquando dari, ad cogitandum melior ut redeat sibi||the mind ought sometimes to be amused, that it may the better return to thought and to itself (Phædrus)|
|melior est conditio possidentis||better is the condition of the one in possession (i.e., possession is nine-tenths of the law)|
|melior tutiorque est certa pax quam sperata victoria||better and safer is the certainty of peace than the hope of victory (Livy)|
|melior, melius (comp. of bonus)||better|
|natales grate numeras?, ignoscis amicis?, lenior et melior fis accendente senecta?||do you count your birthdays thankfully?, forgive your friends?, grow gentler and better with advancing age? (Horace)|
|potest melior vincere, non potest non pejor esse qui vicerit||the better man may win, but he cannot fail to be the worse for his victory (Seneca)|
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