|Faber est suae quisque fortunae||Every man is the artisan of his own fortune. (Appius Claudius Caecus)|
|a proximis quisque minime anteiri vult||no one likes to be surpassed by those of his own level (Livy)|
|ad mala quisque animum referat sua||let each recall his own woes (Ovid)|
|est unusquisque faber ipsæ suæ fortunæ||every man is the maker of his own fortune (or fate) (Appius Claudius)|
|et quæ sibi quisque timebat unius in miseri exitium conversa tulere||and what each man feared for himself was easily borne, when it was turned to the destruction of a single wretch! (Virgil, in reference to casting lots to sacrifice one of a number of people)|
|etiam quæ sibi quisque timebat unius in miseri exitium conversa tulere||what each man feared would happen to himself did not trouble him when he saw that it would ruin another (Virgil)|
|exemplumque dei quisque est in imagine parva||each person is the image of God in miniature (or, everyone is in a small way the image of God) (Manilius)|
|faber (est) quisque fortunæ suæ||each person is the architect of his own fortune (Sallust, Appius Claudius, and Francis Bacon)|
|Faber quisque fortunae suae||Each man (is) the maker of his own fortune|
|faber suæ fortunæ||the maker of his own fortune (Sallust)|
|fit fabricando faber||a smith becomes a smith by working at the forge|
|fortunam debet quisque manere suam||everyone ought to live within his means (Ovid)|
|homini potentiam quærenti egentissumus quisque opportunissumus||to someone seeking power, the poorest man is the most useful (Sallust)|
|ignavissimus quisque, et, ut res docuit, in periculo non ausurus, nimio verbis et lingua ferox||every coward, who, as experience has proved, will fly in the hour of danger, is the most boastful in his words and language afterward (Tacitus)|
|intera fortunam quisque debet manere suam||every man should stay within his own fortune (Ovid)|
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