|certa amittimus dum incerta petimus||we lose things certain in pursuing things uncertain (Plautus)|
|amicus certus in re incerta cernitur||a true friend is certain when certainty is uncertain (i.e., a friend in need is a friend indeed) (Ennius)|
|Amicus certus in re incerta cernitur||A true friend is discerned during an uncertain matter|
|amittimus iisdem modis quibus acquirimus||we gain and lose by the same means|
|certa salutis anchora||the sure anchor of salvation|
|certis rebus certa signa præcurrunt||certain signs precede certain events (Cicero)|
|certus, certa, certum||certain, definite, sure|
|cœlum ipsum petimus stultitia||in our foolishness, we assail heaven itself (Horace)|
|fideli certa merces||the faithful are certain of their reward|
|incerta animi decreta resolvet||she will dispel the uncertainties of the mind|
|incerta hæc si tu postules ratione certa facere, nihilo plus agas, quam si des operam ut cum ratione insanias||if you require reason to make that certain which is uncertain, you are simply attempting to go mad by the rules of reason (Terence)|
|incerta pro nullis habetur||what is uncertain is to be treated as non-existent|
|insanire parat certa ratione modoque||he is preparing to act the madman with a certain degree of reason and method (i.e., there is a method in his madness) (Horace)|
|melior tutiorque est certa pax quam sperata victoria||better and safer is the certainty of peace than the hope of victory (Livy)|
|nil mortalibus arduum est; cœlum ipsum petimus stultitia||nothing is too difficult for mortals; in our folly we strive to reach heaven itself (Horace)|
|nonne amicus certus in re incerta cernitur?||a friend in need is a friend in deed|
|strenua nos exercet inertia; navibus atque quadrigis petimus bene vivere; quod petis hic est||busy idleness urges us on; we seek to live aright by sailing and chariot-driving; what you seek for is here (Horace)|
|vita data utenda; data est sine fœnore nobis mutua, nec certa persolvenda die||life is given to us to be used; it is a loan without interest, and we have no date fixed for repayment (Pedo Albinovanus)|
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