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Results for: alterius non sit qui suus esse potest Translations: 1 - 30 / 299 Latin English alterius non sit qui suus esse potest let no man be slave of another who can be his own master (motto of Paracelsus) a diis quidem immortalibus quæ potest homini major esse pœna, furore atque dementia? what greater punishment can the immortal gods inflict upon man than madness or insanity? (Cicero) A posse ad esse From possibility to actuality adde quod ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores nec sinit esse feros add the fact that to have studied faithfully the liberal arts softens behavior, not allowing it to be savage (Ovid) Adeo ne hominem immutare ex amor, ut non cognoscas eundem esse Is it possible that a man can be so changed by love, that you could not recognize him to be the same? --- Terence [Publius Terentius Afer] adeone homines immutari ex amore, ut non cognoscas eundem esse? that a person should be so changed by love, as not to be known again as the same person? (Terence) adolescentem verecundum esse decet it becomes a young man to be modest (Plautus) Aegroto, dum anima est, spes esse dicitur It is said that for a sick man, there is hope as long as there is life aliquis non debet esse judex in propria causa no one should be a judge in his own cause alter alterius auxilio eget the one stands in need of assistance of the other (Sallust) alterius sic altera poscit opem res et conjurat amice thus one thing demands the aid of the other and both unite in friendly assistance (Horace) alterum alterius auxilio eget one thing needs the help of another Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso] amicitiæ immortales, mortales inimicitias debere esse friendships should be immortal, enmities should be mortal (Livy) amicorum esse communia omnia friends’ goods are common property amicos esse fures temporis friends are thieves of time (Francis Bacon) an nescis longas regibus esse manus? do you not know that kings have long hands? (Ovid) an præter esse reale actualis essentiæ sit aliud esse necessarium, quo res actualiter existat? whether, besides the real being of the actual being, there be any other being necessary to cause a thing to be? (Martinus Scriblerus, said as a jibe against philosophers) an quidquid stultius, quam quos singulos contemnas, eos aliquid putare esse universos? can there be any greater folly than the respect you pay to men collectively when you despise them individually? (Cicero) anima certe, quia spiritus, in sicco habitare non potest; ideo in sanguine fertur habitare the soul, which is spirit, cannot dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood (St. Augustine) assiduo labuntur tempora motu, non secus ad flumen. Neque enim consistere flumen. Nec levis hora potest time glides by with constant movement, not unlike a stream. For neither can a stream stay its course, nor can the fleeting hour (Ovid) aude aliquid brevibus Gyaris et carcere dignum, si vis esse aliquis—probitas laudatur et alget dare to do something worthy of transportation and imprisonment, if you wish to be somebody—virtue is praised but left out to freeze (Juvenal) beatus autem esse sine virtute nemo potest no one can be happy without virtue (Cicero) beatus enim nemo dici potest extra veritatem projectus no one can be called happy who is living a life of falsehood (Seneca) beneficus est qui non sua, sed alterius causa benigne facit the one who is beneficent acts kindly not for his own benefit, but for another’s (Cicero) Bonitas non est pessimis esse meliorem It is not goodness to be better than the worst (Seneca) bonum ego quam beatum me esse nimio dici mavolo I would rather be called good than well off (Plautus) brevis esse laboro, obscurus fio in trying to be concise, I become obscure (Horace) Brevis esse latoro obscurus fio When I try to be brief, I speak gobbledegook candidus in nauta turpis color; æquoris unda debet et a radiis sideris esse niger a fair complexion is a disgrace in a sailor; he ought to be tanned from the spray of the sea and the rays of the sun (Ovid)
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