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Results for: necessity is a hard weapon Translations: 1 - 30 / 63 English Latin necessity is a hard weapon durum 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, troublesome difficilis 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 sought malo nodo malus quærendus cuneus from the necessity of the thing ex 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 edurus 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, flint silex silicis (med. cilicis) hard, harsh, tough, strong, enduring, rough, rude, uncouth durus 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 necessity honora medicum propter necessitatem I bear no particular hatred beyond the necessity of war neque extra necessitates belli præcipuum odium gero industrious, diligent, assiduous, hard-working industrius 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, unbending ferreus necessity and liberty require the greatest consideration necessitudinis 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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