|(sing.) violence, a large number, quantity, a force, nature||vis|
|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 little force will break that which has been cracked already (Ovid)||et minimæ vires frangere quassa valent|
|a power that knows not defeat||vis nescia vinci|
|a way is made by force||fit via vi|
|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|
|an ancient custom obtains force of nature (Cicero)||vetus consuetudo naturæ vim obtinet|
|attack, onset, rapid motion, impulse, passion, force||impetus|
|authority, supreme power, power to command||imperium, imperiī, n.|
|be strong, have power, be valid; be well, fare well||valeō, valēre, valuī, valitūrum|
|Brute force bereft of wisdom falls to ruin by its own weight. (Discretion is the better part of valor) (Horace)||Vis consili expers mole ruit sua|
|By force and arms||Vi et armis|
|by force and by truth||vi et veritate|
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