|si non errasset, fecerat ille minus||if he had not committed an error, his glory would have been less (Martial)|
|animus tamen omnia vincit; ille etiam vires corpus habere facit||courage conquers all things; it even gives strength to the body (Ovid)|
|arma virumque cano, Troiæ qui primus ab oris Italiam fato profugus Laviniaque venit litora, multum ille et terris jactatus et alto vi superum, sævæ memorem Iunonis ob iram||I sing of arms and the man who first from the shores of Troy came destined an exile to Italy and the Lavinian beaches, much buffeted he on land and on the deep by force of the gods because of fierce Juno’s never-forgetting anger (Virgil, opening lines of|
|aut formosa fores minus, aut minus improba vellem. Non facit ad mores tam bona forma malos||I would that you were either less beautiful, or less corrupt. Such perfect beauty does not suit such imperfect morals (Ovid)|
|beatus ille qui procul negotiis, ut prisca gens mortalium, paterna rura bobus exercet suis, solutus omni fœnore||happy the man who, remote from busy life, is content, like the earlier race of mortals, to plough his paternal lands with his own oxen, freed from all borrowing and lending (Horace)|
|captum te nidore suæ putat ille culinæ||he thinks that you are taken with the smell of his kitchen (i.e., you have become a parasite) (Juvenal)|
|committunt multi eadem diverso crimina fato, ille crucem sceleris pretium tulerit, hic diadema||how different the fate of men who commit the same crimes, for the same villainy one man goes to the gallows and another is raised to a throne|
|Crescit amor nummi, quantum ipsa pecunia crescit Et minus hanc optat, qui non habet||The love of money is with wealth increased, And he that has it not, desires it least. --- Juvenal [Decimus Junius Juvinalis]|
|cui licet quod majus, non debet quod minus est non licere||he to whom the greater thing is lawful, has certainly a right to do the smaller thing|
|Cui peccare licet peccat minus||One who is allowed to sin, sins less. (Ovid)|
|cui peccare licet peccat minus. Ipsa potestas semina nequitiæ languidiora facit||he who has it in his power to commit sin is less inclined to do so. The very idea of being able weakens the desire (Ovid)|
|damna minus consueta movent||losses to which we are accustomed affect us little (Juvenal)|
|de duobus malis, minus est semper eligendum||of two evils, always choose the lesser (Thomas à Kempis)|
|De duobus malis, minus est semper eligendum||Of two evils, the lesser must always be chosen (Thomas à Kempis)|
|det ille veniam facile, cui venia est opus||the one who needs pardon should readily grant it (Seneca)|
|diis proximus ille est quem ratio, non ira movet, qui facta rependens consilio punire potest||he is next to the gods, whom reason, not passion, impels, and who, after weighing the facts, can measure the punishment with discretion (Claudian)|
|dissimiles hic vir, et ille puer||how different from the present man was the youth of earlier days (Ovid)|
|esse quam videri bonus malebat; ita quo minus petebat gloriam, eo magis illum sequebatur||he chose to be good rather than to seem good; and so, the less he strove for fame, the closer it followed after him (Sallust)|
|est deus in nobis, et sunt commercia cœli. Sedibus ætheriis spiritus ille venit||there is a god within us, and we hold commerce with heaven. That spirit comes from abodes on high (Ovid)|
|est pater ille quem nuptiæ demonstrant||he is the father whom marriage points to as such|
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