|Amare simul et sapere vix Jovi conceditur||To be in love, and at the same time to be wise, is scarcely given even to Jove himself.|
|communia proprie dicere||to express commonplace things with propriety (said of accomplished actors) (Horace)|
|cum odio sui cœpit veritas. Simul atque apparuit, inimica est||the first reaction to truth is hatred. The moment it appears, it is treated as an enemy (Tertullian)|
|dare pondus idonea fumo||to give weight to smoke (i.e., to give importance to trifles) (Persius)|
|dicere enim bene nemo potest, nisi qui prudenter intelligit||no one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject (Cicero)|
|Dicere quae puduit, scribere iussit amor||What (modesty) forbade me to say, love has commanded me to write. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|dicere quæ puduit, scribere jussit amor||what I was ashamed to say, love has commanded me to write (Ovid)|
|dīcō, dīcere, dīxī, dictum||say, speak, tell|
|difficile est proprie communia dicere||it is difficult to say what is common in a distinct way (Horace)|
|excepto quod non simul esses, cætera lætus||except that you were not with me, in other respects I was happy|
|horror ubique animos, simul ipsa silentia terrent||everywhere horror seizes the soul, and the very silence is dreadful (Virgil)|
|Illud iterum dicere potes!||You can say that again!|
|in pace ut sapiens aptarit idonea bello||in peace, like the wise man, make preparations for war (Horace)|
|In pace, ut sapiens, aptarit idonea bello||In peace, like a wise man, he appropriately prepares for war|
|insipientis est dicere, non putarem||it is the part of a fool to say, I should not have thought so|
|jucunda atque idonea dicere vitæ (or, jucunda et idonea dicere vitæ)||to describe whatever is pleasant and proper in life (Horace)|
|jucunda est memoria præteritorum malorum||the recollection of past miseries is pleasant (Cicero)|
|jucunda oblivia vitæ||it is pleasant to forget [the calamities of] life|
|judicis est jus dicere non dare||it is the judge’s duty to enunciate the law, not to make it|
|licuit semperque licebit parcere personis, dicere de vitiis||it has been, and ever will be, lawful to spare the individual and to attack the vice|
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