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lucky and unlucky daysfasti et nefasti dies
a lucky daydies faustus
a lucky man is rarer than a white crow (Juvenal)felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo
a lucky occasion (i.e., a golden opportunity)felix hora
a period of three daystriduum
a praiser of times past (i.e., one who prefers the good old days) (Horace)laudator temporis acti
Against a lucky man a god scarcely has powerContra Felicem vix deus vires habet
alas!, three whole days! (Terence, a reference to the separation of lovers)heu!, totum triduum!
an unlucky daydies infaustus
ancient, antique, former, old days, venerablepriscus
as long as you are lucky, you will have many friends; if cloudy times come, you will be alone (Ovid)donec eris felix, multos numerabis amicos; tempora si fuerint nubila, solus eris
at the right time; at a lucky momentdextro tempore
each of us feels the good days speed and depart, and they are lost and counted against us (Martial)bonosque soles effugere atque abire sentit, qui nobis pereunt et imputantur
favorable, fortunate, lucky, prosperousprosper
flowers of other daysalieni temporis flores
foolish, silly, unlucky, unpropitiouslaevus levus
fortunate, lucky /wealthy, richfortunatus
fortunate, lucky, happyfortunatus
gifts of enemies are unluckyinimicorum dona, infausta
God loves odd numbers. (Which are accordingly lucky in gambling) (Eclogae) --- Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]Numero deus impare gaudet
Happy DaysDies felices
he ended his days in a manner befitting his virtues (Apuleius)ille quidem dignum virtutibus suis vitæ terminum posuit
hours and days, months and years, pass away, and time once past never returns (Cicero)horæ cedunt, et dies, et menses, et anni, nec præteritum tempus unquam revertitur
how different from the present man was the youth of earlier days (Ovid)dissimiles hic vir, et ille puer
I desire to end my days in a tavern drinking, may my neighbor hold for me the glass when I am sinking; that the chorus of angels may cry, God be merciful to this the one who has been drinking (a 12th-century poem)meum est propositum in taberna mori, ut sint vina proxima morientis ori. Tunc cantabunt lætius angelorum chori, sit Deus propitius huic potatori
I purpose to end my days in a tavernmihi est propositum in taberna mori
if the mind had not been on the left side (i.e., had not been unlucky) (Virgil)si mens non læva fuisset
if you count the sunny and the cloudy days of the whole year, you will find that the sunshine predominates (Ovid)si numeres anno soles et nubila toto, invenies nitidum sæpius isse diem
In the consulship of Plancus (In the good old days) (Horace)Consule planco
in the days when I was dear to you (Horace)donec gratus eram tibi
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