Latin Phrases

castigat ridendo mores – Corrects customs laughing

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castigat ridendo mores
One corrects customs by laughing at them

damnant quodnon intelligunt
They condemn what they do not understand

parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus
Mountains will be in labour, and an ridiculous mouse will be born
So much work and the result is ridiculous

facile est inventis addere
it is easy to add to things already invented

facile largire de alieno
it is easy to be generous with things of another person

facile omnes quom valemus recta consilia aegrotis damus
when we are healthy, we all have advice for those who are sick

cacoethes carpendi
A compulsive habit for finding fault

cacoethes loquendi
A bad habit for compulsive talking

cacoethes scribendi
A bad habit for compulsive writing

cacoethes
Irresistible urge

Latin Phrases ~ C, Latin Phrases: Criticism, M, R ~ castigat ridendo mores – Corrects customs laughing

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