|magni est ingenii revocare mentem a sensibus, et cogitationem a consuetudine abducere||it is a proof of great talents to call back the mind from the senses, and separate thought from habit (Cicero)|
|acerrimus ex omnibus nostris sensibus est sensus videndi||the keenest of all our senses is the sense of sight (Cicero)|
|Aequam memento rebus in arduis servare mentem||remember to keep a calm mind in difficulties|
|compesce mentem||control your temper (Horace)|
|cum corpore mentem crescere sentimus pariterque senescere||we find that, as the mind strengthens with the body, it decays with it in like manner (Lucretius)|
|doctrina est ingenii naturale quoddam pabulum||learning is a kind of natural food for the mind (Cicero)|
|facilis descensus Averno (est), noctes atque dies patet atri janua Ditis; sed revocare gradum superasque evadere ad auras, hoc opus, hic labor est||the descent to Avernus (hell) is easy; night and day the gate of gloomy Dis (Hades) stands open; but to retrace your steps and escape to the upper air, this is work, this is toil (Virgil)|
|facilius est se a certamine abstinere quam abducere||it is easier to keep out of a quarrel than to get out of one (Seneca)|
|furor iraque mentem præcipitant||rage and anger hurry on the mind (Virgil)|
|gaudent magni viri rebus adversis non aliter, quam fortes milites bellis||great men rejoice in adversity just as brave soldiers triumph in war (Seneca)|
|gigni pariter cum corpore, et una crescere sentimus pariterque senescere mentem||we see that the mind is born with the body, that it grows with it, and also ages with it (Lucretius)|
|huic maxime putamus malo fuisse nimiam opinionem ingenii atque virtutis||we think that what harmed him the most was that he entertained too high an opinion of his own talents and virtue (Cornelius Nepos, said of Alcibiades)|
|ingenii largitor venter||the belly is the giver of genius (i.e., poverty inspires genius) (Persius)|
|ingenium magni detractat livor Homeri||envy depreciates the genius of the great Homer (Ovid)|
|juravi lingua, mentem injuratam gero||I have sworn with my tongue, but my mind is unsworn (Cicero)|
|lupus pilum mutat, non mentem||the wolf changes its coat, not its disposition|
|magis magni clerici non sunt magis sapientes||the greatest scholars are not the wisest men|
|magni animi est injurias despicere||it is the mark of a great mind to despise injuries (Seneca)|
|magni animi est magna contemnere, ac mediocria malle quam nimia||it is a sign of a great mind to despise greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess (Seneca)|
|magni nominis umbra||the shadow of a great name (Lucan)|
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