|pauper enim non est, cui rerum suppetit usus||that man is not poor who has a sufficiency for all his wants (Horace)|
|abstineas igitur damnandis; hujus enim vel una potens ratio est, ne crimina nostra sequantur ex nobis geniti; quoniam dociles imitandis turpibus ac pravis omnes sumus||let us refrain from doing ill; for one powerful reason, lest our children should follow our crimes; we are all too prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved (Juvenal)|
|aliquis malo sit usus ab illo||let us derive some use or benefit from that evil|
|ardua enim res famam præcipitantem retrovertere||it is a hard thing to prop up a falling reputation (Francis Bacon)|
|assiduo labuntur tempora motu, non secus ad flumen. Neque enim consistere flumen. Nec levis hora potest||time glides by with constant movement, not unlike a stream. For neither can a stream stay its course, nor can the fleeting hour (Ovid)|
|Assiduus usus uni rei deditus et ingenium et artem saepe vincit.||Constant practice devoted to one subject often outdues both intelligence and skill. (Cicero)|
|beatus enim nemo dici potest extra veritatem projectus||no one can be called happy who is living a life of falsehood (Seneca)|
|bonarum rerum consuetudo pessima est||nothing is worse than being accustomed to good things (or good fortune) (Publilius Syrus)|
|cautus enim metuit foveam lupus, accipiterque suspectos laqueos, et opertum miluus hamum||for the wolf once cautioned dreads the pitfall, the hawk the suspected snare, and the fish the concealed hook (Horace)|
|cito enim arescit lacrima, præsertim in alienis malis||for a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others (Cicero)|
|commodum, usus, usurpo||use|
|conscientia rectæ voluntatis maxima consolatio est rerum incommodarum||the consciousness of good intention is the greatest solace of misfortunes (Cicero)|
|Cuncta tibi rerum precor optima, compos et eius Optati deciens inde beatus ego||But do not so, I love thee in such sort, As thou being mine, mine is thy good report. --- William Shakespeare|
|Deos enim religuos accepimus, Caesares dedimus||The gods were handed down to us, but we created the Caesars (the rulers) ourselves|
|deos enim reliquos accepimus, Cæsares dedimus||the other gods were handed down to us, but we ourselves made the Cæsars gods (Valerius Maximus)|
|dicere enim bene nemo potest, nisi qui prudenter intelligit||no one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject (Cicero)|
|difficile est plurimum virtutem revereri, qui semper secunda fortuna sit usus||it is difficult for one who has enjoyed uninterrupted good fortune to have a due reverence for virtue (Cicero)|
|discit enim citius, meminitque libentius illud quod quis deridet quam quod probat et veneratur||each learns more readily, and retains more willingly, what makes him laugh than what he approves of and respects (Horace)|
|enim||for, in fact, truly (may often be omitted)|
|enim||in fact, truly, indeed|
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