|in books there is freedom (motto of the Los Angeles Public Library)||in libris libertas|
|a city in a garden (motto of Chicago)||urbs in horto|
|a devourer of books (i.e., a book worm)||helluo librorum|
|A glutton for books. (bookworm)||Helluo librorum|
|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|
|a multitude of books distracts the mind (i.e., his learning is wide but shallow) (Seneca)||distrahit animum librorum multitudo|
|a multitude of the wise is the health of the world (motto of the University of Victoria, British Columbia)||multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis|
|a new order for the ages (a motto of the United States of America)||novus ordo seclorum|
|a physic for the mind (i.e., books) (a Greek phrase)||psyches iatreion|
|a pledge of better times (motto of the Order of St. Michael and St. George)||auspicium melioris ævi|
|a poet of superior merit, whose vein is of no vulgar kind, who never tosses off anything trite, nor coins a trivial poem at the public mint, I cannot describe, but only recognize as a person whose soul is free from all anxiety (Juvenal)||sed vatem egregium cui non sit publica vena, qui nihil expositum soleat deducere, nec qui communi feriat carmen triviale moneta, hunc qualem nequeo monstrare, et sentio tantum, anxietate carens animus facit|
|a surrender of glory and fame must be made for the public advantage (Cicero)||gloriæ et famæ jactura facienda est, publicæ utilitatis causa|
|all the acts and employments of humankind shall be the subject of this publication (a motto for publishers of newspapers and periodicals) (Juvenal)||quicquid agunt homines nostri est farrago libelli|
|all the world is to be ruled by Austria (motto of Frederick III)||Austriæ est imperare orbi universo (A.E.I.O.U.)|
|although the constellations change, the mind is constant (motto of the University of Sydney)||sidere mens eadem mutato|
|Always faithful (motto of the U.S. Marine Corps)||semper fidelis (pl. semper fideles)|
|always ready (motto of the U.S. Coast Guard)||semper paratus|
|always the same (motto of Queen Elizabeth I)||semper eadem|
|an agreement between individuals cannot set aside public law||conventio privatorum non potest publico juri derogare|
|an empire within an empire (motto of Ohio)||imperium in imperio|
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