|do you not know with how very little wisdom the world is governed?||an nescis, quantilla prudentia mundus (or orbis) regatur?|
|(dat.) us, the world belongs to US||nobis|
|a drop of good fortune rather than a cask of wisdom||gutta fortunæ præ dolio sapientiæ|
|a multitude of the wise is the health of the world (motto of the University of Victoria, British Columbia)||multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis|
|a pig teaching Minerva (the goddess of wisdom and commerce)||sus Minervam|
|a song for all ages, and from the first origin of the world to our own times (adapted from Ovid)||carmen perpetuum primaque origine mundi ad tempora nostra|
|a storm is gathering in the poetic world (Juvenal)||poëtica surgit tempestas|
|a tomb now suffices for him for whom the world did not suffice (said of Alexander the Great)||sufficit huic tumulus, cui non suffecerit orbis|
|a wise man whose wisdom does not serve him is wise in vain (Ennius)||qui ipse si sapiens prodesse non quit, nequiquam sapit|
|advice, suggestion, wisdom, plan, purpose, judgment||consilium|
|Against the world||Contra mundum|
|age, generation; world||saeculum (or saeclum) saeculī, n.|
|Ah, human cares! Ah, how much futility in the world! (Lucilius)||O curas hominum! O quantum est in rebus inane!|
|all delay is hateful, but it produces wisdom (Publilius Syrus)||mora omnis odio est, sed facit sapientiam|
|All that is mine, I carry with me. (My wisdom is my greatest wealth) (Cicero)||Omnia mea mecum porto|
|all the world is to be ruled by Austria (motto of Frederick III)||Austriæ est imperare orbi universo (A.E.I.O.U.)|
|all the world plays the actor (i.e., all the world’s a stage; reputedly the words on a sign hung at Shakespeare’s Globe Theater)||totus mundus agit histrionem|
|all the world plays the comedian (or actor) (Petronius)||totus mundus agit histrionem (or, mundus universus exercet histrioniam)|
|all the world plays the comedian (or actor) (Petronius)||totus mundus exercet histrionem (or, mundus universus exercet histrioniam)|
|all the world practices the art of acting||universus mundus exercet histrioniam|
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