|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)|
|a diis quidem immortalibus quæ potest homini major esse pœna, furore atque dementia?||what greater punishment can the immortal gods inflict upon man than madness or insanity? (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)|
|alterius non sit qui suus esse potest||let no man be slave of another who can be his own master (motto of Paracelsus)|
|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)|
|animus tamen omnia vincit; ille etiam vires corpus habere facit||courage conquers all things; it even gives strength to the body (Ovid)|
|arma virumque cano, Troiæ qui primus ab oris Italiam fato profugus Laviniaque venit litora, multum ille et terris jactatus et alto vi superum, sævæ memorem Iunonis ob iram||I sing of arms and the man who first from the shores of Troy came destined an exile to Italy and the Lavinian beaches, much buffeted he on land and on the deep by force of the gods because of fierce Juno’s never-forgetting anger (Virgil, opening lines of|
|assiduo labuntur tempora motu, non secus ad flumen. Neque enim consistere flumen. Nec levis hora potest||time glides by with constant movement, not unlike a stream. For neither can a stream stay its course, nor can the fleeting hour (Ovid)|
|auro loquente nihil pollet quævis ratio||when gold speaks, not even the least reason avails|
|beatus autem esse sine virtute nemo potest||no one can be happy without virtue (Cicero)|
|beatus enim nemo dici potest extra veritatem projectus||no one can be called happy who is living a life of falsehood (Seneca)|
|beatus ille qui procul negotiis, ut prisca gens mortalium, paterna rura bobus exercet suis, solutus omni fœnore||happy the man who, remote from busy life, is content, like the earlier race of mortals, to plough his paternal lands with his own oxen, freed from all borrowing and lending (Horace)|
|captum te nidore suæ putat ille culinæ||he thinks that you are taken with the smell of his kitchen (i.e., you have become a parasite) (Juvenal)|
|caseus est sanus quem dat avara manus||cheese is healthy when given with a sparing hand|
|casus quem sæpe transit, aliquando invenit||chance (or misfortune) will at some time or another find the one whom it has often passed by (Publilius Syrus)|
|cogi qui potest nescit mori||the one who can be compelled knows not how to die (Seneca)|
|committunt multi eadem diverso crimina fato, ille crucem sceleris pretium tulerit, hic diadema||how different the fate of men who commit the same crimes, for the same villainy one man goes to the gallows and another is raised to a throne|
|Communi consilio||By common consent|
|consilia et facta||by thought and deed|
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