|the bell never rings of itself; unless someone handles or moves it, it is silent (Plautus)||nunquam ædepol temere tinniit tintinnabulum; nisi quis illud tractat aut movet, mutum est, tacet|
|(fig.) friends are sometimes troublesome (Plautus)||ubi amici ibidem opus|
|a beautiful woman is more beautiful undressed than dressed in fine purple (Plautus)||pulchra mulier nuda erit quam purpurata pulchrior|
|a handsome face is a silent recommendation (Liberius; also attributed to Publilius Syrus)||formosa facies muta commendatio est|
|a judge is a speaking law, law a silent judge (Cicero)||magistratum legem esse loquentem, legem autem mutum magistratum|
|a man in love, though he is hungry, is not hungry (Plautus)||qui amat, tamen hercle si esurit, nullum esurit|
|a man of three letters (i.e., “fur,” a thief) (Plautus)||homo trium literarum|
|a man’s oldest friend is his best (Plautus)||quam veterrimus homini optimus est amicus|
|A mouse does not rely on just one hole. (Plautus)||Mus uni non fidit antro|
|a name as well as an omen (i.e., an omen in a name) (Plautus)||nomen atque omen|
|a patient mind is the best remedy for trouble (Plautus)||animus æquus optimum est ærumnæ condimentum|
|a picture is a silent poem||mutum est pictura poëma|
|a woman smells sweetest when she smells not at all (Plautus)||mulier recte olet ubi nihil olet|
|a word to the wise is sufficient (Plautus and Terence)||dictum sapienti sat est|
|all hope is gone (Plautus)||exclusa opes omnes|
|all in all (Plautus)||summa summarum|
|all were at once silent and listened with intent (Virgil)||conticuere omnes, intentique ora tenebant|
|all wise people ought to confer and hold converse with each other (Plautus)||omnes sapientes decet conferre et fabulari|
|an agreement is not an agreement; no agreement is an agreement, as it pleases you (Plautus)||pactum non pactum est; non pactum pactum est, quod vobis lubet|
|and so it happens oft in many instances; more good is done without our knowledge than is intended by us (Plautus)||itidemque ut sæpe jam in multis locis, plus insciens quis fecit quam prodens boni|
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