|tolluntur in altum, ut lapsu graviore ruant||they are raised to a great height, that they may tumble with a heavier fall (Claudian)|
|alo (alui altum)||nourish, cherish, support, sustain, maintain, keep|
|alo (alui altum), nutrio||nourish|
|amo, colo colui cultum, alo (alui altum)||cherish|
|asperius nihil est humili cum surgit in altum||nothing is more harsh (or galling) than a low man raised to a high position (Claudian)|
|celsæ graviore casu decidunt turres||lofty towers fall with a heavier crash (Horace)|
|conservo, alo (alui altum), retineo, teneo||maintain|
|in altum||toward heaven|
|litus ama; altum alii teneant||keep close to the shore; let others venture into the deep (Virgil)|
|marmoreo Licinus tumulo jacet, at Cato parvo, Pompeius nullo. Quis putet esse deos? Saxa premunt Licinum, levat altum Fama Catonem, Pompeium tituli. Credimus esse deos||Licinus lies in a marble tomb, Cato in a humble one, Pompey in none. Who can believe that the gods exist? Heavy lies the stone on Licinus; Fame raises Cato on high; his glories raise Pompey. We believe that the gods do exist|
|miserum est aliorum incumbere famæ ne collapsa ruant subductis tecta columnis||it is a wretched thing to lean upon the fame of others, lest the roof should fall in ruins when the pillars are withdrawn (Juvenal)|
|noli altum sapere||do not aim at lofty things|
|omnes sub regno graviore regnum est||every monarch is subject to a mightier one (Seneca)|
|provehito in altum||launch forth into the deep (motto of the Memorial University of Newfoundland)|
|Quid quid latine dictum sit, altum videtur||Anything said in Latin sounds profound|
|quidquid in altum fortuna tulit, ruitura levat||whatever fortune has raised to a height, it has raised only that it might fall (Seneca)|
|Quidquid Latine dictum sit altum videtur||whatever has been said in Latin seems deep|
|Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur||Anything said in Latin sounds profound|
|Quidquid Latine dictum sit, altum viditur||Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound|
|rectius vives, Licini, neque altum semper urgendo, neque, dum procellas cautus horrescis, nimium premendo littus iniquum||you will live more prudently, Licinius, by neither always keeping out to sea, nor, while with caution you shrink from storms, hugging too closely the treacherous shore (Horace)|
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