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Magister artis ingeniique largitor venterNecessity is the mother of all invention
magister artis ingeniique largitor venterthe belly is the teacher of arts, and the bestower of genius (i.e., hunger [necessity] is the mother of invention) (Persius)
ars gratia artisart for art’s sake (motto of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)
ars; artisskill method, technique, conduct, character
Artium magisterMaster of Arts (MA)
de alieno largitor, et sui restrictorlavish of what is another’s, restrained with what is his own (Cicero)
docti rationem artis intelligunt, indocti voluptatemthe learned understand the principles of art, the unlearned feel its pleasure (Quintilian)
Eventus stultorum magisterEvents are the teacher of the stupid persons. Stupid people learn by experience, bright people calculate what to do
eventus stultorum magister (est)experience is the teacher of fools (Livy)
exercitatio optimus est magisterpractice is the best teacher
fingit equum tenera docilem cervice magister ire viam qua monstret equesthe trainer trains the docile horse to turn, with his sensitive neck, whichever way the rider indicates (Horace)
ingenii largitor venterthe belly is the giver of genius (i.e., poverty inspires genius) (Persius)
is mihi demum vivere et frui anima videtur, qui aliquo negotio intentus, præclari facinoris aut artis bonæ famam quærithe alone appears to me to live and to enjoy life, who, being engaged in some business, seeks reputation by some famous action, or some useful art (Sallust)
magistermaster, canon, master of a school, professor
magister alius casusmisfortune is a second master (Pliny the Elder)
Magister Artium (MA)Master of arts
magister dixitthe master has said so
Magister Mundi sum!I am the Master of the Universe!
millia frumenti tua triverit area centum, non tuus hinc capiet venter plus ac meusthough your threshing-floor should yield a hundred thousand bushels of grain, will your belly therefore hold more than mine? (Horace)
multa me docuit usus, magister egregiusnecessity, that excellent master, has taught me many things (Pliny the Younger)
nam non solum scire aliquid, artis est, sed quædam ars etiam docendinot only is there an art in knowing a thing, but also a certain art in teaching it (Cicero)
Natura, artis magistraNature, the mistress of art
naturæ non artis opusa work of nature, not of art
Optimus magister, bonus liberThe best teacher is a good book
pinguis venter non gignit sensum tenuema fat belly does not produce fine sense (St. Jerome)
singula quid referam?; nil non mortale tenemus, pectoris exceptis ingeniique boniswhy do I go into details?; we have nothing that is not mortal except what our hearts and our intellects endow us with (Ovid)
stultorum eventus magister estexperience is the teacher of fools (Livy)
timor non est diuturnus magister officiifear is not a lasting teacher of duty (Cicero)
usus est optimum magisteruse is the best teacher
Usus magister est optimuspractice makes perfect
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