|the cowl does not make the monk||cucullus non facit monachum|
|(correctum)to make correct, make right||corrigo|
|(trans.) to make, do, act, perform, cause, bring about||facio|
|a gilded bit does not make for a better horse (Seneca)||non faciunt meliorem equum aurei freni|
|a loan (Dare mutuumto = Make a loan.)||mutuus|
|adapt, adjust, make ready, or fit||adapto|
|alas!, how galling it is to be injured by one against whom you dare not make a complaint! (Publilius Syrus)||heu!, quam miserum est ab eo lædi, de quo non ausis queri!|
|an ass among apes (i.e., a fool among people who make a fool of him)||asinus inter simias|
|Any man can make a mistake; only a fool keeps making the same one||Cuiusvis hominis est errare; nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare|
|any untrained person, priest, Jew, monk, play actor, barber, or old wife is ready to prescribe for you in sickness||fingunt se medicos quivis idiota, sacerdos, Judæus, monachus, histrio, rasor, anus|
|bravery and endurance make a man a Roman (Livy)||et facere et pati fortiter Romanum est|
|circumstances do not make a man weak, but they show what manner of man he is (Thomas à Kempis)||occasiones namque hominem fragilem non faciunt, sed qualis sit ostendunt|
|do, make, cause, bring forth||faciō, facere, fēcī, factum|
|either I will find a way or make one||aut inveniam viam aut faciam|
|equal/ make level or even||exaequo exequo|
|fortune, make a fortune by honest means, if you can; if not, by any means make a fortune (Horace)||rem, facias rem recte, si possis; si non, quocunque modo rem|
|Go ahead. Make my day!||Age. Fac ut gaudeam|
|hard and hard do not make a wall (i.e., brick against brick, without mortar)||durum et durum non faciunt murum|
|he never was that citizen who would attempt to swim against the torrent, who would freely make his opinions known, and stake his life for the truth (Juvenal)||ille igitur nunquam direxit brachia contra torrentem; nec civis erat qui libera posset verba animi proferre et vitam impendere vero|
|he reads no book from which he did not make extracts. He also used to say, no book was so bad but good of some kind might be got out of it (Pliny the Elder)||nihil enim legit, quod non excerperet. Dicere etiam solebat, nullum esse librum tam malum, ut non aliqua parte prodesset|
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