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Results for: a short term on earth is long enough for a good and honorable life (Cicero) Translations: 1 – 30 / 1186 English Latin a short term on earth is long enough for a good and honorable life (Cicero) breve tempus ætatis satis est longum ad bene honesteque vivendum (fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships) his (fem. pl. abl) A life is enriched BY THESE (friendships) illis (fem. pl. dat.) the good fortune, TO WHICH he owed his crown quibus (fig.) the one who uses perfume has good reasons for using it (Martial) non bene olet, qui bene semper olet (fig.) while there is life there is hope nulli desperandum, quamdiu spirat (with dat.) to be useful, do good, benefit prosum a bad man, when he pretends to be a good man, is the worst man of all (Publilius Syrus) malus bonum ubi se simulat, tunc est pessimus a bird rarely seen on earth, and very much resembling a black swan (i.e., something unique) (Juvenal) rara avis in terris, nigroque simillima cygno (or cycno) a claw in the wound (i.e., a knife in the wound) (Cicero) unguis in ulcere a community is as those who rule it (Cicero) quales sunt summi civitatis viri talis est civitas a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero) idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum a cubit long cubitalis a dear mother (applied to one’s school; also applied to Mother Earth) alma mater a dishonorable flight from death is worse than any death (Cicero) turpis autem fuga mortis omni est morte pejor a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ a friend is the solace of life amicus vitæ solatium a friend is, as it were, a second self (Cicero) amicus est tanquam alter idem a good administrator equally in peace as in war (Ovid) uterque bonus belli pacisque minister a good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient (Horace) bonus atque fidus judex honestum prætulit utili a good deal aliquantum a good judge is one who prevents litigation boni judicis est lites dirimere a good man is always a learner (Martial) semper bonus homo tiro a good man is always learning bonus vir semper tiro a good man, skilled in speaking (Cato the Elder) vir bonus, dicendi peritus A good man, skilled in speaking. (definition of an orator) (Cato the Elder) Vir bonus, dicendi peritus a good mind possesses a kingdom (Seneca) mens bona regnum possidet a good opportunity is seldom presented, and is easily lost (Publilius Syrus) occasio ægre offertur, facile amittitur a good orator is pointed and impassioned (Cicero) acer et vehemens bonus orator a good seed, planted even in poor soil, will bear rich fruit by its own nature (Accius) probæ etsi in segetem sunt deteriorem datæ fruges, tamen ipsæ suaptæ natura enitent
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