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  • Virgo Sacrata, da nobis virtutem contra hostes tuos!

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Certum est hujus herbae virtutem maximam et mirabilem esse, parumque distare a balsamo.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Tam Stulte pueros diligimus ut odisse potius videamur, illos non ad virtutem sed ad injuriam, non ad eruditionem sed ad luxum, non ad virtutem sed voluptatem educantes.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • In a word, thus much I may conclude of poor men, that though they have good [2293] parts they cannot show or make use of them: [2294] ab inopia ad virtutem obsepta est via, 'tis hard for a poor man to [2295] rise, haud facile emergunt, quorum virtutibus obstat res angusta domi.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Verba virtutem non addunt, nec imperatoris oratio facile timido fortem.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Spiritus temperat, calorem excitat, naturalem virtutem corroborat, juvenile corpus diu servat, vitam prorogat, ingenium acuit, et hominum negotii quibuslibet aptiorem reddit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • If any man deserve well in his office he shall be rewarded. — — — quis enim virtutem amplectitur ipsam,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Chrysippus himself liberally grants them to be fools as well as others, at certain times, upon some occasions, amitti virtutem ait per ebrietatem, aut atribilarium morbum, it may be lost by drunkenness or melancholy, he may be sometimes crazed as well as the rest: [778] ad summum sapiens nisi quum pituita molesta.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • In the original, "Videtur autem finis esse multitudinis congregatae vivere secundum virtutem.... bona autem vita est secundum virtutem; virtuosa igitur vita est congregationis humanae finis."

    The Justice of Distributism

  • Namque stultorum aliqui Paganorum huiusmodi adorant animalia propter colorum, odorumque virtutem.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

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