|four times /again and again||quater|
|a pledge of better times (motto of the Order of St. Michael and St. George)||auspicium melioris ævi|
|a praiser of times past (i.e., one who prefers the good old days) (Horace)||laudator temporis acti|
|a song for all ages, and from the first origin of the world to our own times (adapted from Ovid)||carmen perpetuum primaque origine mundi ad tempora nostra|
|a thousand times||millies milies|
|ancient times were the youth of the world (Francis Bacon)||antiquitas sæculi juventus mundi|
|as long as you are lucky, you will have many friends; if cloudy times come, you will be alone (Ovid)||donec eris felix, multos numerabis amicos; tempora si fuerint nubila, solus eris|
|at several times||pluries|
|carry on and preserve yourselves for better times (Virgil)||durate et vosmet rebus servate secundis|
|even tears at times have the weight of speech (Ovid)||interdum lacrimæ pondera vocis habent|
|four times, again and again||quater|
|happy three times over are those who enjoy uninterrupted union, and whose love, unbroken by evil complaints, shall not dissolve until the last day (Horace)||felices ter et amplius quos irrupta tenet copula, nec, malis divulsus querimoniis, suprema citius solvet amor die|
|harsh, complaining, and the eulogist of times that are past (said of the aged who complain about the present while extolling the past) (Horace)||difficilis, querulus, laudator temporis acti|
|in happy times we reckon many friends; but if fortune fails, we will have no friends (Ovid)||tempore felici multi numerantur amici; si fortuna perit, nullus amicus erit|
|in times of trouble leniency becomes crime||fit scelus indulgens per nubila sæcula virtus|
|it is pleasant at times to play the madman (Seneca)||aliquando et insanire jucundum est|
|It will not always be summer (be prepared for hard times)||Non semper erit aestas|
|Laws are silent in times of war. (Cicero)||Silent enim leges inter arma|
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