|facilis descensus Averno (est), noctes atque dies patet atri janua Ditis; sed revocare gradum superasque evadere ad auras, hoc opus, hic labor est||the descent to Avernus (hell) is easy; night and day the gate of gloomy Dis (Hades) stands open; but to retrace your steps and escape to the upper air, this is work, this is toil (Virgil)|
|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)|
|Ad eundem gradum||To the same level|
|ad eundem gradum (or, ad eundem)||to the same rank (which one previously held)|
|ad nullum consurgit opus, cum corpore languet||when the body is indisposed, it is in vain that we call on the mind for any strenuous application (Gallus)|
|adde cruorem stultitiæ, atque ignem gladio scrutare||to your folly add bloodshed, and stir the fire with the sword (Horace)|
|adjuvante Deo labor proficit||with God’s help, work prospers|
|aedificium, opus operis, edificium||building|
|aliquod crastinus dies ad cogitandum dabit||tomorrow will give some food for thought (Cicero)|
|Ama, honora atque oboedi in aeternum||Love, honor and obey forever.|
|animus quod perdidit optat atque in præterita se totus imagine versat||the mind yearns after what is gone and loses itself in dreaming of the past (Petronius)|
|antequam incipias, consulto; et ubi consulueris, facto opus est||before you begin, consider well; and when you have considered, act (Sallust)|
|apio opus est||there is need of parsley (i.e., someone is dying, parsley being strewn over a person’s grave)|
|artificis Naturæ ingens opus aspice||look upon the immense work of the artist Nature|
|at cum longa dies sedavit vulnera mentis, intempestive qui fovet illa novat||when time has assuaged the wounds of the mind, he who unseasonably reminds us of them opens them afresh (Ovid)|
|atque in perpetuum, frater, ave atque vale||and so, brother, hail and farewell forever (Catullus)|
|atque in rege tamen pater est||and yet in the king there is the father (Ovid)|
|atque inter silvas Academi quærere verum||and seek for truth in the groves of the Academy (Horace)|
|auferre, trucidare, rapere, falsis nominibus imperium, atque; ubi solitudinem faciunt, pacem appellant||to rob, to ravage, to murder, in their imposing language, are the arts of civil policy. Where they have made the world a desert, they call it peace (Tacitus)|
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