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  • 'Tis generally true; for as he observes, [5691] Priorem flammam novus ignis extrudit; et ea multorum natura, ut praesentes maxime ament, one fire drives out another; and such is women's weakness, that they love commonly him that is present.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quoties sit, ut Principes novitium aulicum divitiis et dignitatibus pene obruant, et multorum annorum ministrum, qui non semel pro hero periculum subiit, ne teruntio donent, &c.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • (Expertus loquor), and may truly say with [121] Jovius in like case, (absit verbo jactantia) heroum quorundam, pontificum, et virorum nobilium familiaritatem et amicitiam, gratasque gratias, et multorum [122] bene laudatorum laudes sum inde promeritus, as I have been honoured by some worthy men, so have I been vilified by others, and shall be.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Alii dubitant an daemon possit morbus curare quos non fecit, alii negant, sed quotidiana experientia confirmat, magos magno multorum stupore morbos curare, singulas corporis parte citra impedimentum permeare, et mediis nobis ignotis curare.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Every multitude is mad, [466] bellua multorum capitum, (a many-headed beast), precipitate and rash without judgment, stultum animal, a roaring rout.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • I address you as a man of the world, qui mores hominum multorum vidit et urbes, who will not feel any of the weak scruples and fears which agitate a lady who has scarcely ever left her village.

    The History of Pendennis

  • Your object should be to see the mores multorum hominum et urbes; begin and end it where you please.

    Letters to his son on The Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman

  • Sciendum enim est, quod vbique intra terram Saracenorum, et similiter multorum

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • Scribarum et Typographorum mendis repurgando, ex multorum, eorumque optimorum exemplarium collatione, quid praestiterim, virorum doctorum, et eorum praecipuè, qui Geographiæ et Antiquitatis periti sunt, esto iudicium.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • Episcopatibus suffraganeis: Illuc Famagosta, est vnus de principalibus portibus mundi, in quo ferè omnium mercatores conueniunt nationum, tam Christianorum, quam multorum Paganorom, et similiter apud portum Limechon.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

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