Phrases

Brute, cur tu tenes iste pugionem? Brutus, why are you holding that dagger?

De istis rebus exspecto tuas litteras. I am waiting for your letter about those matters.

Quid iste praeter nova carmina vates donat? What does that poet of yours give you, besides new poems?

Suffenus iste, Vare, quem probe nosti.

That Suffenus of yours, Varus, whom you know well…

Animi est ista mollities non virtus. There is that certain softness of mind, non virtue.

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