|finis||end, limit, boundary, purpose|
|ars est sine arte, cujus principium est mentiri, medium laborare, et finis mendicare||it is an art without art, which has its beginning in falsehood, its middle in toil, and its end in poverty (i.e., alchemy)|
|bene dissere est finis logices||to dispute well the chief end of logic|
|consilium, finis, propositum||purpose|
|corporis et fortunæ bonorum, ut initium, finis est. Omnia orta occidunt, et aucta senescunt||the blessings of good health and good fortune, as they have a beginning, must also have an end. Everything rises but to fall, and grows but to decay (Sallust)|
|cui licitus est finis, etiam licent media||for whom the end is lawful, the means are also lawful (i.e., the end justifies the means)|
|finis coronat opus||the end crowns the work|
|Finis coronat opus||The ending crowns the work. (Ovid)|
|finis finem litibus imponit||the end put an end to litigation|
|finis unius diei est principium alterius||the end of one day is the beginning of another|
|Finis vitae sed non amoris||The end of life but not of love.|
|finis, terminus, desino, extremitas, exitus||end|
|hic finis fandi||here was an end to the discourse (i.e., here the speech ended) (Virgil)|
|initia magistratuum nostrorum meliora ferme, et finis inclinat||our magistrates discharge their duties best at the beginning and fall off toward the end (Tacitus)|
|mali principii malus finis||the bad end of a bad beginning (i.e., bad beginnings have bad endings)|
|multis parasse divitias non finis miseriarum fuit, sed mutatio; non est in rebus vitium sed in animo||the acquisition of riches has been to many, not the end of their miseries, but a change in them; the fault is not in the riches, but in the disposition (Seneca)|
|si finis bonus est, totum bonum erit||if the end is good, all will be good|
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