|reason and authority, the two brightest luminaries of the world (Coke)||ratio et auctoritas, duo clarissima mundi lumina|
|(dat.) us, the world belongs to US||nobis|
|a competent person in my opinion, as he was accustomed often to hear him, and published his sentiments after the subject of them ceased to exist; there is no reason therefore to suppose that his partiality has misled him from the truth (Cicero)||idoneus quidem mea sententia, præsertim quum et ipse eum audiverit, et scribat de mortuo; ex quo nulla suspicio est amicitiæ causa eum esse mentitum|
|a hungry populace listens not to reason, nor cares for justice, nor is bent by any prayers (Seneca)||nec rationem patitur, nec æquitate mitigatur nec ulla prece flectitur, populus esuriens|
|a judge cannot be a witness in his own cause (Coke)||judex non potest esse testis in propria causa|
|a madman is like a man who is absent (Coke, adapted from Justinian)||furiosus absentis loco est|
|a man does not marvel at what he sees frequently, even though he be ignorant of the reason. If anything happens that he has not seen before, he calls it a prodigy (Cicero)||quod crebo videt non miratur, etiamsi cur fiat nescit. Quod ante non vidit, id si evenerit, ostentum esse censet|
|a multitude of the wise is the health of the world (motto of the University of Victoria, British Columbia)||multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis|
|A prohibited wrong. A crime that society decides is wrong for some reason, not inherently evil||Malum prohibitum|
|a right sometimes sleeps, but never dies (i.e., sometimes in abeyance, but never abolished) (Coke)||dormit aliquando jus, moritur nunquam|
|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|
|Against the world||Contra mundum|
|Ah, human cares! Ah, how much futility in the world! (Lucilius)||O curas hominum! O quantum est in rebus inane!|
|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)|
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