|otia dant vitia||leisure begets vices|
|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)|
|cernis ut ignavum corrumpant otia corpus ut capiant vitium ni moveantur aquæ||you see how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves (Ovid)|
|consilia res magis dant hominibus quam homines rebus||men’s plans should be regulated by the circumstances, not circumstances by the plans (Livy)|
|cum vitia prosint, peccat qui recte facit||if vices were profitable, the virtuous man would be the sinner|
|dant vires gloriam||strength gives glory|
|de vitiis nostris scalam nobis facimus, si vitia ipsa calcamus||we make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot (St. Augustine)|
|Deus nobis hæc otia fecit||God has given us this place of rest (Virgil)|
|dum vitant stulti vitia, in contraria currunt||while fools try to avoid one error, they fall into its opposite (Horace)|
|est proprium stultitiæ aliorum cernere vitia, oblivisci suorum||it is characteristic of folly to judge the faults of others and to forget its own (Cicero)|
|hominem non odi sed ejus vitia||I do not hate the man, but his vices (Martial)|
|In amor hsec omnia insunt vitia, injurise, Suspiciones, inimicitise, induciae, Bellum, pax rursus||In love there are all these evils; affronts, suspicions, quarrels, negotiations, war, and then peace again. --- Terence [Publius Terentius Afer]|
|in amore hæc omnia insunt vitia; injuriæ, suspiciones, inimicitiæ, induciæ, bellum, pax rursus||in love there are all these evils, wrongs, suspicions, enmities, treaties, and alternate war and peace (Terence)|
|nec vitia nostra nec remedia pati possumus||neither can we endure our vices nor the remedies for them (Livy)|
|O Melibœe, deus nobis hæc otia fecit||O Melibœe, it is a god who has made this leisurely life for us (Virgil)|
|otia si tollas, periere Cupidinis arcus||remove leisure, and the bow of Cupid will lose its effect (Ovid)|
|otium omnia vitia parit||leisure is the mother of all evil|
|pauper sum, fateor, patior; quod di dant fero||I am poor, I admit; I put up with it; what the gods give I bear with (Plautus)|
|quare vitia sua nemo confitetur? Quia etiam nunc in illis est. Somnum narrare vigilantis est||why does no one confess his vices? It is because he is yet in them. It is for a waking man to tell his dreams (Seneca)|
|quis vitia odit, homines odit||the one who hates vice, hates humanity (Pliny the Younger)|
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