|parvum parva decent||small things become the small (Horace)|
|Adde parvum parvo magnus acervus erit||Add a little to a little and there will be a great heap (Ovid)|
|exemplumque dei quisque est in imagine parva||each person is the image of God in miniature (or, everyone is in a small way the image of God) (Manilius)|
|heu!, quantum fati parva tabella vehit!||alas!, with what a weight of destiny is this one small plank carried! (Ovid)|
|illa placet tellus in qua res parva beatum me facit, et tenues luxuriantur opes||that spot of earth has special charms for me, in which a limited income produces happiness, and moderate wealth abundance (Martial)|
|jacet ecce Tibullus, vix manet e toto parva quod urna capit||see, here Tibullus lies, of all that he was there hardly remains enough to fill a little urn (Ovid)|
|magna di curant, parva neglegunt||the gods care about great matters, but they neglect small ones (Cicero)|
|non parvum est seipsum noscere||it is not a little thing to know oneself|
|omnia bonos viros decent||all things are becoming in good men|
|omnia rerum principia parva sunt||all beginnings are small (Cicero)|
|Omnium rerum principia parva sunt||Everything has a small beginning. (Cicero)|
|omnium rerum principia parva sunt||the beginnings of all things are small (Cicero)|
|parva componere magnis||to compare small things with great|
|Parva leves capiunt animas||Small things occupy light minds (small things amuse small minds)|
|parva leves capiunt animas (or animos)||little minds are caught (or captured) by little things (Ovid)|
|Parva scintilla saepe magnam flamam excitat||The small sparkle often initiates a large flame|
|parva sub ingenti||the small under the protection of the great (motto of Prince Edward Island)|
|parva sunt hæc; sed parva ista non contemnendo majores nostri maximam hanc rem fecerunt||these are small things; but it was by not despising these small things that our forefathers made the republic so great (Livy)|
|parvum non parvæ amicitiæ pignus||a slight pledge of no small friendship|
|parvus, parva, parvum||small, little (comp. = minor, minus; superl. = minimus, -a, -um)|
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