|ficta voluptatis causa sit proxima veris||fictions meant to please should have as much resemblance as possible to truth (Horace)|
|aliquis non debet esse judex in propria causa||no one should be a judge in his own cause|
|beneficus est qui non sua, sed alterius causa benigne facit||the one who is beneficent acts kindly not for his own benefit, but for another’s (Cicero)|
|causa||(in the abl.) on account of, for the sake of|
|causa||case at law|
|causa||case at law, case, law-suit, situation, condition|
|causa||cause, reason, motive, pretext, interest|
|causa||on account of, for the sake of|
|causā (ablative form of causa when accompanied by a genitive)||for the sake/purpose of|
|causa et origo est materia negotii||the cause and beginning is the matter of the business (i.e., if trouble or harm results, it is assumed that the perpetrator entered with that intent)|
|causa latet, vis est notissima||the cause is hidden but its strength (or effect) is well noted (Ovid)|
|Causa mortis||Death Cause|
|causa, gratia||for the sake of|
|cessante causa, cessat (et) effectus||when the cause ceases, the effect must (also) cease (Coke)|
|cignoni non sine causa Apoloni dicata sint, quod ab eo divinationem habere videantur, qua providentes quid in morte boni sit, cum cantu et voluptate moriantur||the swan is not dedicated to Apollo without cause, because foreseeing his happiness in death, he dies with singing and pleasure (Cicero)|
|compositum miraculi causa||a narrative made up only for the sake of the wonder that it may occasion (Tacitus)|
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