|augescunt aliæ gentes, aliæ minuuntur inque brevi spatio mutantur sæcula animantum et quasi cursores vitai lampada tradunt||some nations increase, others are reduced, and in a short while the generations of living creatures are changed, and like runners relay the torch of life (Lucretius)|
|aliæ nationes servitutem pati possunt, populi Romani est propria libertas||other nations may be able to put up with slavery, but liberty is peculiar to the Roman people (Cicero)|
|animi cultus quasi quidam humanitatis cibus||cultivation is as necessary to the soul as food is to the body (Cicero)|
|aurea nunc vere sunt sæcula; plurimus auro venit honos; auro conciliatur amor||the age we live in is the true age of gold; by gold men attain to the highest honor and win even love (Ovid)|
|comitas inter gentes||comity among nations|
|consuetudo quasi altera natura||habit is as second nature (Cicero)|
|corpora lente augescunt, cito extinguuntur||bodies are slow in growth, rapid in decay (Horace and Tacitus)|
|di nos quasi pilas homines habent||the gods treat us mortals like so many balls to play with (Plautus)|
|ea libertas est qui pectus purum et firmum gestitat; aliæ res obnoxiosæ nocte in obscura latent||liberty is having a pure and dauntless heart; all else is slavery and hidden darkness (Ennius)|
|enim vero di nos quasi pilas homines habent||truly the gods use us men as footballs (Plautus)|
|et al. (et alii or et aliæ)||and others|
|et ipse quidem, quamquam medio in spatio integræ ætatis ereptus, quantum ad gloriam, longissimum ævum peregit||and he, though carried off in the prime of life, had lived long enough for glory (Tacitus)|
|etenim omnes artes, quæ ad humanitatem pertinent, habent quoddam commune vinculum, et quasi cognatione quadam inter se continentur||all the arts, which belong to polished life, are held together by some common tie, and connected, as it were, by some intimate relation (Cicero)|
|fit scelus indulgens per nubila sæcula virtus||in times of trouble leniency becomes crime|
|fœcunda culpæ sæcula nuptias primum inquinavere et genus et domos||this age, fertile of guilt, has first polluted the marriage bed, and with it our people and our houses (Horace)|
|gloria Patri, et Filio, et Spiritui Sancto. Sicut erat in principio, et nunc, et semper, et in sæcula sæculorum||glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end (from the Catholic Mass)|
|homo qui erranti comiter monstrat viam, quasi lumen de suo lumine accendit, facit; nihilominus ipsi luceat, cum illi accenderit||the one who kindly shows the way to one who has gone astray, acts as though he had lighted another’s lamp from his own, which both gives light to the other and continues to shine for himself (Cicero)|
|in sæcula sæculorum||for ages and ages; forever and ever|
|laudate Dominum, omnes gentes; laudate eum, omnes populi||praise the Lord, all nations; praise him, all peoples (Psalm 117:1)|
|magna fuit quondam capitis reverentia cani, inque suo pretio ruga senilis erat||great was the respect formerly paid to the hoary head, and great the honor to the wrinkles of age (Ovid)|
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