|et mala sunt vicina bonis||there are bad qualities near akin to good (Ovid)|
|Ab ovo usque ad mala||From the egg right to the apple (From the beginning to the end) (Horace)|
|ab ovo usque ad mala||from the egg to the apples (i.e., from appetizer to dessert; from beginning to end)|
|Acceptissima semper munera sunt, auctor quae pretiosa facit||Those gifts are always the most acceptable which our love for the donor makes precious. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|acceptissima semper munera sunt, auctor quæ pretiosa facit||those gifts are always the most acceptable that owe their value to the giver (Ovid)|
|ad mala quisque animum referat sua||let each recall his own woes (Ovid)|
|Ad praesens ova cras pullis sunt meliora||Eggs today are better than chickens tomorrow (A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush)|
|ad præsens ova cras pullis sunt meliora||eggs today are better than chickens tomorrow (i.e., a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush)|
|aliena vitia in oculis habemus, a tergo nostra sunt||the vices of others we have before our eyes, our own are behind our backs (Seneca)|
|amantes sunt amentes||lovers are lunatics (Terence)|
|Amantes sunt amentes||Lovers are lunatics. --- Terence [Publius Terentius Afer]|
|aperte mala cum est mulier, tum demum est bona||when a woman is openly bad, she then is at the best (i.e., open dishonesty is preferable to concealed hypocrisy)|
|atria regum hominibus plena sunt, amicis vacua||the courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends (Seneca)|
|Aurea nunc vere sunt saecula; plurimus auto Venit honos; auro concilatur amor||Truly now is the golden age; the highest honour comes by means of gold; by gold love is procured. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|aurea nunc vere sunt sæcula; plurimus auro venit honos; auro conciliatur amor||the age we live in is the true age of gold; by gold men attain to the highest honor and win even love (Ovid)|
|Balaenae nobis conservandae sunt!||Save the whales!|
|beneficia usque eo læta sunt dum videntur exsolvi posse; ubi multum antevenere, pro gratia odium redditur||benefits are acceptable, while the receiver thinks he may return them; but once exceeding that, hatred is given instead of thanks (i.e., no one wants to be indebted for a favor that is greater than can be repaid) (Tacitus)|
|bona malis paria non sunt, etiam pari numero; nec lætitia ulla minimo mœrore pensanda||the blessings of life do not equal its ills, even when of equal number; nor can any pleasure, however intense, compensate for even the slightest pain (Pliny the Elder)|
|bona nemini hora est, ut non alicui sit mala||there is no hour good for one man that is not bad for another (Publilius Syrus)|
|bonis a divitibus nihil timendum||good men ought to fear nothing from the rich|
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