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5358. Wo der liebe Gott eine Kirche baut, da baut der Teufel eine Kapelle. (G.) Prov.-Where God builds a church, there the devil builds a chapel.
5359. Ζηλωτὸς ὅστις ἐυτύχησεν ἐς τέκνα. (Gr.) Eur. Or. 542. He is to be envied who has prospered with his children.
5360. Zúŋ kài fúxn. (Gr.)—My life and soul.
See Byron's Maid of Athens. "It means," adds the author in a
note, " 'My life, love you!' which sounds very prettily in all languages, and as much in fashion in Greece at this day as, Juvenal tells us, the two first words were amongst the Roman ladies, whose erotic expressions were all Hellenised."
5362. Ζῶμεν ουχ ὡς θέλομεν, ἀλλ' ὡς δυνάμεθα. (Gr.) 1– We live not as we would, but as we can.
Debemus morti nos nostraque,
Deferar in vicum vendent., etc.,
De lana caprina rixari,
1228 Dociles imitandis turpibus, etc.,
Domi leones foris vulpes,