|how unjust is the fate that ordains that those who have less should be always adding to the store of the more wealthy! (Terence)||quam inique comparatum est, hi qui minus habent ut semper aliquid addant divitioribus!|
|a great effort for great trifles (i.e., so much work for so little gain) (Terence)||magno conatu magnas nugas|
|a lover of pure speech (Julius Cæsar, said of Terence)||puri sermonis amator|
|A lover of pure speech. --- Terence [Publius Terentius Afer]||Puri sermonis amator|
|a man of ancient virtue and fidelity (Terence)||antiqua homo virtute ac fide|
|a man of liberal sentiments will not stoop to ask that as a favor, which he cannot claim as a reward (Terence)||neutiquam officium liberi esse hominis puto, cum is nihil promereat, postulare id gratiæ apponi sibi|
|a man of the ancient virtue and loyalty (Terence)||homo antiqua virtute ac fide|
|a rich man is either an unjust man or the heir of one||dives aut iniquus est aut iniqui hæres|
|a war, and again a peace (Terence)||bellum, pax rursus|
|a word to the wise is sufficient (Plautus and Terence)||dictum sapienti sat est|
|abandoned to fate||fortunæ objectum esse|
|alas!, three whole days! (Terence, a reference to the separation of lovers)||heu!, totum triduum!|
|alas, how much better is your fate than mine! (Ovid)||heu, melior quanto sors tua sorte mea!|
|all things are common among friends (Terence)||communia esse amicorum inter se omnia|
|all wish to know, but no one wishes to pay the fee (Terence)||nosse volunt omnes, mercedem solvere nemo|
|as a man is, so must you humor him (i.e., conduct yourself) (Terence)||ut homo est, ita morem geras|
|as everyone wishes his offspring to be, so it is (Terence)||ut quisque suum vult esse, ita est|
|as that which you wish cannot be effected, you should wish for that which may be obtained (Terence)||quoniam id fieri quod vis non potest, velis id quod possit|
|bad mind, bad designs; bad mind, bad heart (Terence)||mala mens, malus animus|
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