|omne tulit punctum qui miscuit utile dulci, lectorem delectando pariterque monendo||he gains universal applause who mingles the useful with the agreeable, at once delighting and instructing the reader (Horace)|
|agedum virtus antecedat, tutum erit omne vestigium||if virtue precede us, every step will be safe (Seneca)|
|alienum est omne quicquid optando evenit||what we obtain merely by asking is not really our own (Publilius Syrus)|
|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)|
|deficit omne quod nascitur||everything that is born passes away (Quintilian)|
|Die dulci freure||Have a nice day|
|Die dulci fruere||Have a nice day|
|dulce quod utile||what is useful is sweet|
|est in aqua dulci non invidiosa voluptas||there is no small pleasure in sweet water (Ovid)|
|fodio, pungo pupugi punctum||to prick|
|fortunato omne solum patria est||to the fortunate, every land is his country|
|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)|
|habet aliquid ex iniquo omne magnum exemplum, quod contra singulos, utilitate publica rependitur||every great example of punishment has in it some tincture of injustice, but the wrong to individuals is compensated by the promotion of the public good (Tacitus)|
|hinc omne principium, huc refer exitum||to them ascribe every undertaking, to them the issue (Horace, referring to the gods)|
|hinc usura vorax, avidumque in tempore fænus, et concussa fides, et multis utile bellum||hence arise devouring usury, grasping interest, shaken credit, and war of advantage to many (Lucan, said of the ambition of Cæsar)|
|hos ego versiculos feci, tulit alter honores||I wrote these lines, another has taken the credit (Virgil)|
|hos ego versiculos feci, tulit alter honores; sic vos non vobis fertis aratra boves; sic vos non vobis mellificatis apes; sic vos non vobis vellora fertis aves; sic vos non vobis nidificatis aves||I wrote these lines, another received the credit; thus do you oxen bear the yoke for others; thus do you bees make honey for others; thus do you sheep wear fleeces for others; thus do you birds build nests for others (Virgil)|
|id arbitror adprime in vita esse utile, ne quid nimis||this I consider to be a valuable principle in life, not to do anything in excess (Terence)|
|id genus omne||all the persons of that ilk (Horace)|
|ille crucem sceleris pretium tulit, hic diadema||that one man found a cross the reward of his guilt, this one, a diadem (Juvenal)|
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