|a grain measure||modio|
|a grain measure, a bushel basket||modio|
|a man should know his own measure, and have regard to it in the smallest matters as well as the greatest (Juvenal)||noscenda est mensura sui spectandaque rebus in summis minimisque|
|and might was the measure of right (Lucan)||mensuraque juris vis erat|
|every bad precedent originated as a justifiable measure (Sallust)||omnia mala exempla ex rebus bonis orta sunt (also, omnia mala exempla orta sunt ex bonis initiis)|
|God created everything by number, weight and measure. (Isaac Newton)||Numero pondere et mensura Deus omnia condidit|
|he is next to the gods, whom reason, not passion, impels, and who, after weighing the facts, can measure the punishment with discretion (Claudian)||diis proximus ille est quem ratio, non ira movet, qui facta rependens consilio punire potest|
|immoderate, excessive, beyond measure||immodicus|
|in a certain measure||quodammodo|
|in a certain way, in a certain measure||quodammodo|
|it is a sign of a great mind to despise greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess (Seneca)||magni animi est magna contemnere, ac mediocria malle quam nimia|
|it is right that every man should measure himself by his own model and standard (Horace)||metiri se quemque suo modulo ac pede verum est|
|man is the measure (of all things) (Protagoras)||homo mensura|
|measure, bound, limit, manner, method, mode, way||modus|
|some report elsewhere whatever is told them; the measure of fiction always increases, and each fresh narrator adds something to what he has heard (Ovid)||hi narrata ferunt alio; mensuraque ficti crescit et auditus aliquid novus adjicit auctor|
|to complain /contain, measure /need, require||postulo|
|we measure great men by their virtue, not their fortune (Cornelius Nepos)||magnos homines virtute metimur, non fortuna|
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