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Quem di diligunt, adolescens moritur.
Whom the gods love dies young.
It is also translated as, "Only the good die young." This statement is a translation into Latin made by Plautus in the Bacchides of a line by Menander, a fourth-century Greek dramatist.
This entry is located in the following units: alesc-, alit-, olesc- (page 1) Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group Q (page 1)