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necessity is a hard weapondurum telum necessitas
a friend is proven in time of necessity (or, a friend in need is a friend indeed)amicus in necessitate probatur
A precipice in front, wolves behind (Between a rock and a hard place)A fronte praecipitium a tergo lupi
a spirit superior to every weapon (Ovid)teloque animus præstantior omni
bound by necessity (Cicero)adstrictus necessitate
cruel necessity (Horace)dira necessitas
difficult, hard, troublesomedifficilis
even a god finds it hard to love and be wise at the same time (Publilius Syrus and Laberius)amare et sapere vix deo conceditur
Even a god finds it hard to love and be wise at the same time.Amare et sapere vix deo conceditur
Fabius Verrucosus called a favor roughly bestowed by a hard man bread made of stone (Seneca)Fabius Verrucosus beneficium ab homine duro aspere datum, panem lapidosum vocabat
for a hard knot a hard tool must be soughtmalo nodo malus quærendus cuneus
from the necessity of the thingex necessitate rei
great poets have no need of an indulgent reader; they hold captive everyone however unwilling and hard to please he may be (Ovid)non opus est magnis placido lectore poëtis; quamlibet invitum difficilemque tenent
hard and hard do not make a wall (i.e., brick against brick, without mortar)durum et durum non faciunt murum
hard stone, sharp, rock, flintsilex silicis (med. cilicis)
hard, harsh, tough, strong, enduring, rough, rude, uncouthdurus
his neck is high and erect, his head replete with intelligence, his belly short, his back full, and his proud chest swells with hard muscles (Virgil)ardua cervix, argumtumque caput, brevis alvos, obessaque terga, luxuriatque toris animosum pectus
honor physicians for the sake of necessityhonora medicum propter necessitatem
I bear no particular hatred beyond the necessity of warneque extra necessitates belli præcipuum odium gero
industrious, diligent, assiduous, hard-workingindustrius
it is a hard thing not to surrender morals for riches (Martial)ardua res hæc est opibus non tradere mores
it is a hard thing to prop up a falling reputation (Francis Bacon)ardua enim res famam præcipitantem retrovertere
It is hard not to write satire. (Juvenalis)Difficile est saturam non scribere
it is hard!; but that which we are not permitted to correct is rendered lighter by patience (Horace)durum!; sed levius fit patientia quicquid corrigere est nefas
It will not always be summer (be prepared for hard times)Non semper erit aestas
made of iron /hard, unfeeliing, cruel, unbendingferreus
necessity and liberty require the greatest considerationnecessitudinis et libertatis infinita est æstimatio
necessity apportions impartiality to the high and the low (Horace)æqua lege necessitas, sortitur insignes et imos
necessity gives law without itself accepting one (Publilius Syrus)necessitas dat legem non ipsa accipit
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