|in magnis et voluisse sat est||in great things, it is enough even to have willed (Propertius)|
|In magnis et voluisse sat est||To once have wanted is enough in great deeds. (Propertius)|
|commune vitium in magnis liberisque civitatibus, ut invidia gloriæ comes sit||it is a usual fault in great and free states that envy should be the companion of glory (Cornelius Nepos)|
|est nobis voluisse satis||to have willed suffices us (Tibullus)|
|hic situs est Phaëthon currus auriga paterni; quem si non tenuit, magnis tamen excidit ausis||here lies buried Phaëthon, the driver of his father’s carriage, which he did not manage, still he perished in a great attempt (Ovid)|
|magnis excidit ausis||he failed in bold attempts (Ovid)|
|non opus est magnis placido lectore poëtis; quamlibet invitum difficilemque tenent||great poets have no need of an indulgent reader; they hold captive everyone however unwilling and hard to please he may be (Ovid)|
|Nullum saeculum magnis ingeniis clausum est||No generation is closed to great talents. (Seneca)|
|nullum sæculum magnis ingeniis clausum est||no era is closed to great intellects (Seneca)|
|parva componere magnis||to compare small things with great|
|qui ex errore imperitæ multitudinis pendet, hic in magnis viris non est habendus||the one who hangs on the errors of the ignorant multitude must not be counted among great men (Cicero)|
|quod si deficiant vires, audacia certe laus erit; in magnis et voluisse sat est||even though strength should fail, surely boldness will have its praise; in great attempts it is enough to dare (Propertius)|
|si componere magnis parva mihi fas est||if I may be allowed to compare small things with great (Ovid)|
|si parva licet componere magnis||if it be allowable to compare small things with great (Virgil)|
|tamen me cum magnis vixesse invita fatebitur usque invidia||nevertheless, even envy, however unwilling, will have to admit that I have lived among great men (Horace)|
|tarda solet magnis rebus inesse fides||men are slow to rest their confidence in undertakings of magnitude (Ovid)|
|velocius ac citius nos corrumpunt vitiorum exempla domestica, magnis cum subeant animos auctoribus||the examples of vice at home more easily and more quickly corrupt us than others, since they steal into our minds under the highest authority (Juvenal)|
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