|brevis a natura nobis vita data est; at memoria bene redditæ vitæ est sempiterna||the life given to us by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal (Cicero)|
|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)|
|accipe nunc, victus tenuis quid quantaque secum afferat. In primis valeas bene||now learn what and how great benefit a moderate diet brings with it. Before all, you will enjoy good health (Horace)|
|actum est de nobis||it is all over with us!|
|Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi, miserere nobis, dona nobis pacem||Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world, have mercy on us, grant us peace (from the Catholic Mass)|
|amicus vitæ solatium||a friend is the solace of life|
|ampliat ætatis spatium sibi vir bonus; hoc est vivere bis vita posse priore frui||the good man extends the terms of his life; it is to live twice to be able to enjoy one’s former life (Martial)|
|ante senectutem curavi ut bene viverem, in senectute (curo) ut bene moriar; bene autem mori est libenter mori||before old age I took care to live well; in old age I take care to die well; but to die well is to die willingly (Seneca)|
|ardua cervix, argumtumque caput, brevis alvos, obessaque terga, luxuriatque toris animosum pectus||his neck is high and erect, his head replete with intelligence, his belly short, his back full, and his proud chest swells with hard muscles (Virgil)|
|Ars longa, vita brevis||„Art is long, life is short." The Latin translation by Horace of a phrase from Hippocrates.|
|Ars longa, vita brevis||Art (work) is long, but life is short|
|ars longa, vita brevis||art is long, life is short (adapted from Hippocrates)|
|artes serviunt vitæ; sapientia imperat||the arts are the servants of life; wisdom its master (Seneca)|
|Astra non mentiuntur, sed astrologi bene mentiuntur de astris||The stars never lie, but the astrologs lie about the stars|
|at vindicta bonum vita jucundius ipsa; nempe hoc indocti||but revenge is a blessing sweeter than life itself; or so rude men feel (Juvenal)|
|b.v. (bene vale)||farewell|
|Balaenae nobis conservandae sunt!||Save the whales!|
|bene||melioroptimewell, better, best|
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