|altera manu fert lapidem, panem ostentat altera (or altera panem ostentat)||he carries a stone in one hand, and shows bread in the other (Plautus)|
|altera manu scabunt, altera feriunt||they tickle with one hand and smite with the other|
|bene est cui Deus obtulit parca quod satis est manu||well for him to whom God has given enough with a sparing hand|
|constitit hic arcumque manu celerisque sagittas corripuit fidus quæ tela gerebat Achates||hereupon he stopped and took up in his hand a bow and swift arrows, the weapons that trusty Achates carried (Virgil)|
|crescentem sequitur cura pecuniam, majorumque fames. Multa petentibus desunt multa. Bene est cui Deus obtulit parca quod satis est manu||the accumulation of wealth is followed by an increase of care and by an appetite for more. The one who seeks for much will ever be in want of much. It is best with him to whom God has given that which is sufficient, though every satisfaction be withheld (|
|est aliquid valida sceptra tenere manu||it is something to hold the scepter with a firm hand (Ovid)|
|et manu et corde||both with hand and heart|
|fragrantia durant Herculea collecta manu||when gathered by Hercules’s hand, they keep their fragrance|
|manu e nubibus||with a hand from the clouds (i.e., help from above)|
|manu et corde||with hand and heart|
|manu et mente||with hand and mind (motto of the University of New South Wales)|
|manu forti||with a strong hand|
|multa petentibus desunt multa. Bene est, cui Deus obtulit parca, quod satis est manu||those who long for much are in want of much. Happy is he to whom God has given, with sparing hand, as much as is enough (Horace)|
|nocturna versate manu, versate diurna||let these be your studies by night and by day|
|nocturnus, nocturna, nocturnum||nocturnal, by night|
|qua vincit victos protegit ille manu||with the same hand with which he conquers he protects the conquered (Ovid)|
|sumite materiam vestris, qui scribitis, æquam viribus, et versate diu, quid ferre recusent, quid valeant humeri||you who write, choose a subject suited to your abilities, and long ponder what your powers are equal to, and what they are unable to perform (Horace)|
|te spectem, suprema mihi cum venerit hora, et teneam moriens deficiente manu||may I be looking at you when my last hour has come, and dying may I hold you with my weakening hand (Tibullus)|
|tu quamcunque Deus tibi fortunaverit horam, grata sume manu; nec dulcia differ in annum, ut quocunque loco fueris, vixisse libenter te dicas||receive with a thankful hand every hour that God may have granted you, and defer not the comforts of life to another year; that in whatever place you are, you may say you have lived freely (Horace)|
|una manu latam libertati viam faciet||with one hand he will make for himself a broad path to freedom (Seneca)|
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