|quicquid agunt homines, votum, timor, ira, voluptas, gaudia, discursus, nostri est farrago libelli||everything humanity does, its wishes, fear, anger, pleasures, joys, runnings to and fro, form the medley of my book (Juvenal)|
|adeone homines immutari ex amore, ut non cognoscas eundem esse?||that a person should be so changed by love, as not to be known again as the same person? (Terence)|
|alienum est omne quicquid optando evenit||what we obtain merely by asking is not really our own (Publilius Syrus)|
|Arguit, arguito: quicquid probat ilia, probato: Quod dicet, dicas: quod negat ilia, neges. Riserit, arride: si flebit, flere memento; Imponat leges vultibus ilia tuis||To a lover. Blame, if she blames; but if she praises, praise. What she denies, deny; say what she says. Laugh, if she smiles; but if she weeps, then weep, And let your looks with hers their motions keep. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|astra regunt homines, sed regit astra Deus||the stars govern men, but God governs the stars|
|audendo magnus tegitur timor||great fear is concealed under daring (Lucan)|
|blanda truces animos fertur mollisse voluptas||alluring pleasure is said to have softened the savage dispositions [of early mankind] (Ovid)|
|brevis voluptas mox doloris est parens||short-lived pleasure is the parent of pain|
|candida pax homines, trux decet ira feras||white-robed peace becomes men, savage anger becomes wild beasts (Ovid)|
|consilia res magis dant hominibus quam homines rebus||men’s plans should be regulated by the circumstances, not circumstances by the plans (Livy)|
|conveniens homini est hominem servare voluptas. Et melius nulla quæritur arte favor||it is a pleasure appropriate to man for him to save a fellow man; and gratitude is acquired in no better way (Ovid)|
|degeneres animos timor arguit||fear betrays ignoble souls (Virgil)|
|delectatio, iucunditas, voluptas||pleasure|
|di nos quasi pilas homines habent||the gods treat us mortals like so many balls to play with (Plautus)|
|divine Plato escam malorum appeliat voluptatem, quod ea videlicet homines capiantur, ut pisces hamo||Plato divinely calls pleasure the bait of evil, inasmuch as men are caught by it as fish by a hook (Cicero)|
|doloris omnis privatio recte nominata est voluptas||what we rightly call pleasure is the absence of all pain (Cicero)|
|Dum inter homines sumus, colamus humanitatem||As long as we are among humans, let us be humane. (Seneca)|
|dum inter homines sumus, colamus humanitatem||so long as we live among men, let us cherish humanity (Seneca)|
|durum!; sed levius fit patientia quicquid corrigere est nefas||it is hard!; but that which we are not permitted to correct is rendered lighter by patience (Horace)|
|e fungis nati homines||men born of mushrooms (i.e., upstarts)|
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