|semper bonus homo tiro||a good man is always a learner (Martial)|
|ac primam scelerum matrem, quæ semper habendo plus sitiens patulis rimatur faucibus aurum, trudis avaritiam||expel avarice, the mother of all wickedness, who, always thirsty for more, opens wide her jaws for gold (Claudian)|
|Acceptissima semper munera sunt, auctor quae pretiosa facit||Those gifts are always the most acceptable which our love for the donor makes precious. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|acceptissima semper munera sunt, auctor quæ pretiosa facit||those gifts are always the most acceptable that owe their value to the giver (Ovid)|
|acer et vehemens bonus orator||a good orator is pointed and impassioned (Cicero)|
|ad omnem libidinem projectus homo||a man addicted to every lust|
|ad unguem factus homo||a man accomplished to his fingertips (Horace)|
|aliquando bonus dormitat Homerus||sometimes even the good Homer nods off (Horace)|
|alnus semper floreat||may the Alder always flourish (motto of the Alder family)|
|Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat||A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|amicis semper fidelis||always faithful to friends|
|amicitia semper prodest, amor et nocet||friendship always benefits, love sometimes injures (Seneca and Publilius Syrus)|
|ampliat ætatis spatium sibi vir bonus; hoc est vivere bis vita posse priore frui||the good man extends the terms of his life; it is to live twice to be able to enjoy one’s former life (Martial)|
|an dives sit omnes quærunt, nemo an bonus||everyone inquires if he is rich, no one asks if he is good|
|animus hominis semper appetit agere aliquid||the mind of man is always longing to do something (Cicero)|
|antiqua homo virtute ac fide||a man of ancient virtue and fidelity (Terence)|
|audacter calumniare, semper aliquid hæret||hurl calumny boldly, some of it always sticks (Francis Bacon)|
|aut insanit homo, aut versus facit||the fellow is either mad or he is composing verses (i.e., writing poetry) (Horace)|
|Aut insanit homo, aut versus facit||The fellow is either mad or he is composing verses. (Horace)|
|bonus||good (melior: better / optimus: best )|
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