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In regione caecorum rex est luscus.
In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. (Erasmus)

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Adde parvum parvo magnus acervus erit.
Add a little to a little and there will be a great heap. (Ovid)

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Beneficium accipere libertatem est vendere.
To accept a favour is to sell one's freedom.

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De gustibus non est disputandum.
In matters of taste, there is no argument.

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Dulce bellum inexpertis.
War is sweet to those who have never fought.

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Damnant quod non intelligunt.
They condemn what they do not understand.

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Cicatrix manet.
The scar remains.

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Absentem laedit cum ebrio qui litigat.
To quarrel with a drunk is to wrong a man who is not even there.

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Castigat ridendo mores.
One corrects customs by laughing at them.

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Vulpes pilum mutat, non mores!
A fox may change its skin but never its character.

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Aut viam inveniam aut faciam.
I'll either find a way or make one.

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Timeo Danaos et dona ferentes.
I fear the Danaens [the Ancient Greeks] even if they bring presents.
(Virgil, Aeneid, 2, 49) Uttered by Laoco÷n as he warns his fellow Trojans against accepting the Trojan Horse.

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Deos enim religuos accepimus, Caesares dedimus.
The gods were handed down to us, but we created the Caesars (i.e., the rulers) ourselves.

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Ubi fumus, ibi ignis.
Where there's smoke, there's fire.

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Tempus rerum imperator.
Time is sovereign over all things.

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Tempus anima rei.
Time is the soul of things.

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Crede quod habes, et habes.
Believe that you have it, and you do.

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Cucullus non facit monachum.
The cowl does not make the monk.

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Cineri gloria sera venit.
Fame to the dead comes too late.

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Vasa vana plurimum sonant.
Empty pots make the most noise.

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Flectere si nequeo superos, Acheronta movebo.
If I can not bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

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If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.
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Ab ove maiori discit arare minor.
From the older ox the younger learns to plow.

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Corruptisima re publica plurimae leges.
In the most corrupt state are the most laws. (Terence)

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Sum quod eris; fui quod es.
As you are, I was. As I am, you will be. (used on Roman tombstones).

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Cineri gloria sera est.
Glory paid to ashes comes too late.

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Legum servi sumus ut liberi esse possimus.
We are slaves of the law in order that we may be able to be free.

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Sol lucet omnibus.
The sun shines for everyone.

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Vincit omnia veritas.
Truth conquers all.

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