He who has it in his power to commit sin, is less inclined to do so. The very idea of being able, weakens the desire. Ovid, Amorum (16 BC), III. 4. 9.
Tags: Cui, facit, Ipsa, licet, minus, peccare, peccat, potestas
Yes, I'd like to receive Word of the Day emails from YourDictionary.com
By continuing, you agree to our
Please set a username for yourself.
People will see it as Author Name with your public flash cards.