|a power that knows not defeat||vis nescia vinci|
|(milit.) to rout, scatter, defeat, put to flight||fundo|
|a king is given for the sake of the kingdom, not the kingdom for the sake of the king. His power is only from the public good||rex datur propter regnum, non regnum propter regem. Potentia non est nisi ad bonum|
|Against a lucky man a god scarcely has power||Contra Felicem vix deus vires habet|
|all a mortal’s works must perish; how much less shall the power and grace of language long survive! (Horace)||mortalia facta peribunt; nedum sermonum stet honos et gratia vivax|
|all men are considered as tyrants who possess themselves of perpetual power in a state that once enjoyed the blessings of liberty (Cornelius Nepos)||omnes autem et habentur et dicuntur tyranni, qui potestate sunt perpetua, in ea civitate quæ libertate usa est|
|Although the power is lacking, the will is commendable. (Ovid)||Ut desint vires, tamen est laudanda voluntas|
|clemency in power||clementia in potentia|
|even if nature denies power, indignation makes verse (Juvenal)||si natura negat, facit indignatio versum|
|even those who have no wish to kill anyone, would like to have the power (Juvenal)||et qui nolunt occidere quenquam posse volunt|
|for knowledge is itself power (Francis Bacon)||nam et ipsa scientia potesta(s) est|
|force, power, strength, might, influence||vis vires (pl.)|
|fortune is gentle to the lowly, and God strikes what is weak with less power (Seneca)||minor in parvis fortuna furit, leviusque ferit leviora Deus|
|God sent forth his breath and they are scattered (an inscription commemorating the English defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588)||afflavit Deus et dissipantur|
|great is the power, great the authority, of a senate which is unanimous in its opinions (Cicero)||magna vis est, magnum nomen, unum et idem sentientis senatus|
|greetings, we win (Philippides, before dying, having run to Athens from Marathon to bring news of the Greek defeat of the Persian army)||chairete, nikomen|
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