|Ratio legis est anima legis||The reason of the law is the soul of the law|
|a verbis legis non est recedendum||from the words of the law there is no departure|
|abstineas igitur damnandis; hujus enim vel una potens ratio est, ne crimina nostra sequantur ex nobis geniti; quoniam dociles imitandis turpibus ac pravis omnes sumus||let us refrain from doing ill; for one powerful reason, lest our children should follow our crimes; we are all too prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved (Juvenal)|
|actus legis nulli facit injuriam||the act of the law does injury to no one|
|ad quæstionem legis respondent judices, ad quæstionem facti respondent juratores||it is the judge’s business to answer to the question of law, the jury’s to answer to the question of fact|
|Aegroto, dum anima est, spes esse dicitur||It is said that for a sick man, there is hope as long as there is life|
|anima certe, quia spiritus, in sicco habitare non potest; ideo in sanguine fertur habitare||the soul, which is spirit, cannot dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood (St. Augustine)|
|anima in amicis una||one mind among friends|
|Anima magis est ubi amat, quam ubi animat||The soul is more where it loves, than where it lives.|
|anima mundi||the soul of the world|
|anima, animae, f.||spirit, soul|
|animus hominis est anima scripti||the intention of the person is the intention of the written instrument|
|auro loquente nihil pollet quævis ratio||when gold speaks, not even the least reason avails|
|de non apparentibus et (de) non existentibus eadem est ratio||the reasoning must be the same with respect to things that do not appear as to things that do not exist (Coke)|
|diis proximus ille est quem ratio, non ira movet, qui facta rependens consilio punire potest||he is next to the gods, whom reason, not passion, impels, and who, after weighing the facts, can measure the punishment with discretion (Claudian)|
|domina omnium et regina ratio||reason is the mistress and queen of all things (Cicero)|
|Domine, non sum dignus ut intres sub tectum meum; sed tantum dic verbo, et sanabitur anima mea||Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof; but only say the word, and my soul shall be healed (from the Catholic Mass)|
|dux vitæ ratio||reason is the guide of life|
|est enim lex nihil aliud nisi recta et a numine deorum tracta ratio, imperans honesta, prohibens contraria||for law is nothing else but right reason supported by the authority of the gods, commanding what is honorable and prohibiting the contrary (Cicero)|
|fides ut anima, unde abiit, eo nunquam redit||honor, like life, when once it is lost, is never recovered (Publilius Syrus)|
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