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  • Ut venatores feram e vestigio impresso, virum scriptiuncula.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Hominem te agnoscere nequeo, cum tanquam asinus recalcitres, lascivias ut taurus, hinnias ut equus post mulieres, ut ursus ventri indulgeas, quum rapias ut lupus, &c. at inquis formam hominis habeo, Id magis terret, quum feram humana specie videre me putem.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Et dixit Cain ad Jehovam, Major est punitio mea quam ut feram.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 1

  • Mox feram vídit, et arcum, quem sécum attulerat, intendit; éius tamen pellem, quae dénsissima erat, tráicere nón potuit.

    Ritchie's Fabulae Faciles A First Latin Reader

  • From the classical period compare Sen _Apocol_ 11 3 'ad summam, tria uerba cito dicat, et seruum me ducat', Sen _Ep_ 40 9, and Quint IX iv 84 'haec omnia in tribus uerbis'; Camps sees _tres_ as having the same indefinite meaning at Prop II xiii 25-26 'sat mea sit magno [_Phillimore_: sit magna _uel_ sat magna est _codd_] si tres sint pompa libelli/quos ego Persephonae maxima dona feram'.

    The Last Poems of Ovid

  • = Perhaps a verbal reminiscence of _Aen_ IX 625-26 'Iuppiter omnipotens, audacibus adnue coeptis./ipse tibi ad tua templa _feram sollemnia_ dona'.

    The Last Poems of Ovid

  • His absence from the centre of affairs, though it lasted only a year, was most distasteful to him; cf. _ad Att. _ v. 11, 1, 'Ne provincia nobis prorogetur, per fortunas! dum ades, quidquid provideri potest, provide: non dici potest quam flagrem desiderio urbis, quam vix harum rerum insulsitatem feram.'

    The Student's Companion to Latin Authors

  • 'Sat mea sat magna est si tres sint pompa libelli, quos ego Persephonae maxima dona feram,' some editors make Book ii. consist only of _El. _ 1-9, and assign the remainder (10-34) to a new Book iii.

    The Student's Companion to Latin Authors

  • For it would be sinful of me, if the storm I have brewed should descend on the head of guileless Alcmena. nunc Amphitruonem memet, ut occepi semel, esse adsimulabo, atque in horum familiam frustrationem hodie iniciam maxumam; post igitur demum faciam res fiat palam atque Alcumenae in tempore auxilium feram faciamque ut uno fetu et quod gravida est viro et me quod gravidast pariat sine doloribus.

    Amphitryo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi Amphitryon, The Comedy of Asses, The Pot of Gold, The Two Bacchises, The Captives

  • I have felt more unhappy at his going than happy at his coming. sed hoc me beat saltem, quom perduellis vicit et domum laudis compos revenit: id solacio est. absit, dum modo laude parta domum recipiat se; feram et perferam usque abitum eius animo forti atque offirmato, id modo si mercedis datur mi, ut meus victor vir belli clueat.

    Amphitryo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi Amphitryon, The Comedy of Asses, The Pot of Gold, The Two Bacchises, The Captives

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