|avoid an inquisitive person, for he is sure to be a talker; ears always open to hear will not keep faithfully what is entrusted to them (Horace)||percunctatorem fugito, nam garrulus idem est; nec retinent patulæ commissa fideliter aures|
|(+inf.: to forbear to), avoid, spare, keep oneself from||parco|
|(fem. pl. nom.) Let THOSE (women) WHO have ears to hear .||quae|
|(Rely) on the words on no one. (Horace)||Nullius in verba|
|(un)welcome person||Persona (non) grata|
|a being of extraordinary and profound silence (Horace)||egregii mortalem, altique silenti|
|a better horseman than Bellerophon himself (Horace)||eques ipso melior Bellerophonte|
|a body without a soul (Horace)||corpus sine pectore|
|a certain person or thing,, kind of||quidam quaedam quedam quidam|
|a child of fortune; a favorite son (Horace)||fortunæ filius|
|A clean slate. Person that knows nothing||Tabula rasa|
|a comic matter cannot be expressed in tragic verse (Horace)||versibus exponi tragicis res comica non vult|
|a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero)||idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum|
|a corrupt judge does not carefully search for the truth (Horace)||male verum examinat omnis corruptus judex|
|a crime of a very deep dye (i.e., one committed by a respected person) (Juvenal)||facinus majoris abollæ|
|a crowd of fickle citizens (i.e., Romans) (Horace)||mobilium turba Quiritium|
|a daughter more beautiful than her beautiful mother (Horace)||matre pulchra filia pulchrior|
|a delightful insanity; a most pleasing error of the mind (Horace)||amabilis insania; mentis gratissimus error|
|a favor that a person cannot recall without a blush is not a favor (Seneca)||beneficium non est, cujus sine rubore meminisse non possum|
|a fire, if neglected, always gathers in strength (Horace)||neglecta solent incendia sumere vires|
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