|ars est sine arte, cujus principium est mentiri, medium laborare, et finis mendicare||it is an art without art, which has its beginning in falsehood, its middle in toil, and its end in poverty (i.e., alchemy)|
|a Jove principium||beginning with Jove|
|ab Jove principium||from Jove is the beginning of all things (Virgil)|
|Amare sine timore||To love without fear.|
|amicitia sine fraude||friendship without deceit|
|arena sine calce||sand without cement (i.e., an unconnected or disjointed speech) (Suetonius)|
|ars adeo latet arte sua||so art lies hid by its own artifice (Ovid)|
|ars deluditur arte||craft deceived by craft|
|Ars sine scienta nihil est||Art without science is nothing. (I would also claim that the opposite is true)|
|arte citæ veloque rates remoque moventur; arte levis currus, arte regendus amor||by arts, sails, and oars, ships are rapidly moved; arts move the light chariot, and establish love (Ovid)|
|arte conservatus||preserved by skill|
|arte perire sua||to perish by one’s own trickery (i.e., to be caught in one’s own trap)|
|auro pulsa fides, auro venalia jura, aurum lex sequitur, mox sine lege pudor||by gold all good faith has been banished, by gold our rights are abused, the law itself follows gold, and soon there will be an end to every modest restraint|
|beatus autem esse sine virtute nemo potest||no one can be happy without virtue (Cicero)|
|bene dissere est finis logices||to dispute well the chief end of logic|
|beneficium non est, cujus sine rubore meminisse non possum||a favor that a person cannot recall without a blush is not a favor (Seneca)|
|cignoni non sine causa Apoloni dicata sint, quod ab eo divinationem habere videantur, qua providentes quid in morte boni sit, cum cantu et voluptate moriantur||the swan is not dedicated to Apollo without cause, because foreseeing his happiness in death, he dies with singing and pleasure (Cicero)|
|condicio dulcis sine pulvere palmæ||the happy state of getting the victor’s palm without the dust of racing (Horace)|
|condicio sine qua non||necessary condition|
|Conditio sine qua non||Condition without which not, or an essential condition or requirement|
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