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Cras amet qui numquam amavit quique amavit cras amet -> May he love tomorrow who has never loved before; And may he who has loved, love tomorrow as well
Pervigilium Veneris

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adj.

Ethical: P. ἠθικός (Arist.). Moral principles: P. τῶν πραξέων αἱ ἁρχαί (Dem. 21). Just, right: P. and V. ὀρθός, δίκαιος, ὅσιος, εὐσεβής; see just. Proper, becoming: P. and V. εὐπρεπής, προσήκων, πρέπων. On moral grounds: P. κατὰ δίκην (Thuc. 7, 57). The moral law: use P. and V. θεῖος νόμος, ὁ. subs. Lesson taught: P. διδασκαλία, ἡ. I have enlarged on the position of our city to point this moral that . . .: P. ἐμήκυνα τὰ περὶ τῆς πόλεως διδασκαλίαν ποιουμένος . . . (with acc. and infin.) (Thuc. 2, 42). Example: P. and V. παράδειγμα, τό. The cruel violence to his eyes was the work of heaven and a moral to Greece: V. αἱ θʼ αἱματωποὶ δεργμάτων διαφθοραὶ θεῶν σόφισμα κἀπίδειξις Ἑλλάδι (Eur., Phoen. 870).

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