|malo||to choose, prefer|
|aliquis malo sit usus ab illo||let us derive some use or benefit from that evil|
|bono vinci satius est quam malo more injuriam vincere||the good would rather suffer defeat than defeat injustice by evil means (Sallust)|
|bonum est fugienda aspicere in alieno malo||it is good to see in the misfortune of another what we should shun ourselves (Publilius Syrus)|
|cui malo?||to whose detriment?; whom does it harm? (Cicero)|
|Cui malo?||Who suffers a detriment?|
|emere malo quam rogare||I had rather buy than beg|
|errare malo cum Platone, quam cum istis vera sentire||I’d rather be wrong with Plato than think right with those men (Cicero)|
|exemplo quodcunque malo committitur, ipsi displicet auctori||whatever is committed from a bad example is displeasing even to its author (i.e., we hate the faults in others that we see in ourselves) (Juvenal)|
|fere fit malum malo aptissimum||one misfortune is generally followed closely by another (Livy)|
|huic maxime putamus malo fuisse nimiam opinionem ingenii atque virtutis||we think that what harmed him the most was that he entertained too high an opinion of his own talents and virtue (Cornelius Nepos, said of Alcibiades)|
|libera me ab homine malo, a meipso||deliver me from the evil man, from myself (St. Augustine)|
|libera nos a malo||deliver us from evil|
|mala mali malo mala contulit omnia mundo; causa mali tanti fœmina sola fuit||man’s jaw and an apple brought all evils in the world; and the cause of all this mischief was the woman|
|malo benefacere tantumdem est periculum quantum bono malefacere||to do good to the bad is a danger just as great as to do bad to the good (Plautus)|
|malo cum Platone errare, quam cum aliis recte sentire||I had rather be wrong with Plato than think right with others (Cicero)|
|malo in consilio feminæ vincunt viros||women surpass men at scheming evil (Publilius Syrus)|
|malo indisertam prudentiam, quam loquacem stultitiam||I prefer silent prudence to loquacious folly (Cicero)|
|malo mallui malus||to choose, prefer|
|malo mallui malus, malo||to choose|
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