|in malis sperare bonum, nisi innocens, nemo potest||in adversity, only the virtuous can entertain hope|
|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)|
|ab honesto virum bonum nihil deterret||nothing deters a good man from what honor requires of him (Seneca)|
|absque (+ ablative), nisi||except|
|accusare nemo se debet nisi coram Deo||no one is bound to accuse himself unless it be before God|
|actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea||the act does not make the person guilty, unless the mind be guilty|
|Ad eundum quo nemo ante iit||To boldly go where no man has gone before|
|alterius non sit qui suus esse potest||let no man be slave of another who can be his own master (motto of Paracelsus)|
|alterutra clarescere fama; sive bonum, sive malum, fama est||to become famous in one way or the other; whether it be good or bad, it is fame|
|Amare autem nihil aliud est, nisi eum ipsum diligei-e, quern ames, nulla indigentia, nulla utilitate qusesita||To love is nothing else than to hold in high esteem the object of your affection, apart from all compulsion and all question of advantage. --- Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]|
|an dives sit omnes quærunt, nemo an bonus||everyone inquires if he is rich, no one asks if he is good|
|an quisquam est alius liber, nisi ducere vitam cui licet, ut voluit?||is any man free except the one who can pass his life as he pleases? (Persius)|
|an quisquam est alius liber, nisi ducere vitam cui licet, ut voluit?||is there a man free, other than he, who has the power of passing life in what manner he pleases? (i.e., the essence of freedom is to do as one pleases without injury to another) (Persius)|
|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)|
|animum rege, qui nisi paret imperat||rule your spirit well, for if it is not subject to you, it will rule over you (Horace)|
|ardua molimur; sed nulla nisi ardua virtus||I attempt an arduous task; but there is no virtue that is not of difficult achievement (Ovid)|
|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)|
|at vindicta bonum vita jucundius ipsa; nempe hoc indocti||but revenge is a blessing sweeter than life itself; or so rude men feel (Juvenal)|
|avarus, nisi cum moritur, nil recte facit||a miser does nothing right except when he dies|
|beatus autem esse sine virtute nemo potest||no one can be happy without virtue (Cicero)|
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