Latin love quotes - C & D

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Cacus amor prolis - Love of one's offspring is blind.

Candida, perpetuo reside, concordia, lecto, Jamque pari semper sit Venus sequa jugo: Diligat ilia senem quondam; sed et ipsa marito, Tune quoque cum fuerit, non videatur anus - Marriage wishes. Sweet concord ever over their home preside, And mutual Love the well-matched couple guide: May she love him when time hath touched his hair, And he, when she is old, still think her fair. - Martial [Marcus Valerius Martialis]

Catus amat pisces, sed non vult tingere plantas - A cat loves fish, but is unwilling to wet her feet.

Cedit amor rebus, res age, tutus eris - Love gives way to matters of business, be busily occupied and you will be safe. - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]

Charitas non quaerit quae sua sunt - Love does not seek things for itself.

Cibum amo! - I love food!

Complectamur illam et amemus: plena est voluptatis si ilia scias uti jucundissima est setas devexa, non tamen praeceps: et illam quoque in extrema regula stantem, judico habere suas voluptates, aut hoc ipsum succedit in locum voluptatum, nuUis egere - As for old age, embrace and love it. It abounds with pleasure, if you know how to use it. The gradually (I do not say rapidly) declining years are amongst the sweetest in a man's life; and, I maintain, that even where they have reached the extreme limit, they have their pleasures still; or else, this takes the place of pleasures, to need them no more. - Seneca [Lucius Annaeus Seneca]

Contra amorem praesidium non est senectus. Sed contra senectutem praesidium est amor - Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age. - Anais Nin

Cras amet, qui nunquam amavit, Quique amavit, eras amet - Let those love now who never loved before, Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Crecitur amor nummi quantum ipsa pecunia crevit - The richer you become the more you love money. - Juvenal [Decimus Junius Juvinalis]

Credite amori vera dicenti - Believe love speaking the truth. - Saint Jerome

Credula res amor est - Love is a credulous thing. - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]

Crescit amor nummi, quantum ipsa pecunia crescit Et minus hanc optat, qui non habet - The love of money is with wealth increased, And he that has it not, desires it least. - Juvenal [Decimus Junius Juvinalis]

Cuncta tibi rerum precor optima, compos et eius Optati deciens inde beatus ego - But do not so, I love thee in such sort, As thou being mine, mine is thy good report. - William Shakespeare

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Denique non omnes eadem mirantur amantque - Men do not, in short, all admire or love the same things. (Diversity of taste) - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]

Desinas ineptire - Cease your folly. (In loving an unworthy woman) - Catullus [Gaius Valerius Catullus]

Deus caritas est - God is Love.

Dicere quae puduit, scribere iussit amor - What (modesty) forbade me to say, love has commanded me to write. - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]

Differtur numquam tollitur ullus amor - Love may be delayed but not destroyed. - Sextus Aurelius Propertius

Difficile est longum subito deponere amorem, Difficile est; verum hoc qualubet efficias - It is hard to quit at once long-cherished love; It is hard; set somehow you'll successful prove. - Catullus [Gaius Valerius Catullus]

Dixerit e multis aliquis, quid virus in anguem Adjicis? et rabidre tradis ovile lupse? - On teaching women the art of love. Some ask, why add more venom to the asp? - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]

Ducit amor patriae - The love of country leads (me).

Dulces moriens reminiscitur Argos - As he dies, he remembers his beloved Argos. - Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]

Dulcis amor patriae - Sweet is the love of one's country.

Dum spirare vel videre potero, tuus vivet amor - So long as I can breathe or see, so long lives your love which gives life to me.

Dum vivis ama - Love as long as you live.