|insanire parat certa ratione modoque||he is preparing to act the madman with a certain degree of reason and method (i.e., there is a method in his madness) (Horace)|
|Aliquando et insanire iucundum est||It is sometimes pleasant even to act like a madman (Seneca)|
|aliquando et insanire jucundum est||it is pleasant at times to play the madman (Seneca)|
|certa amittimus dum incerta petimus||we lose things certain in pursuing things uncertain (Plautus)|
|certa salutis anchora||the sure anchor of salvation|
|certis rebus certa signa præcurrunt||certain signs precede certain events (Cicero)|
|certus, certa, certum||certain, definite, sure|
|doceo insanire omnes||I teach that all men are mad (Horace)|
|exemplo plus quam ratione vivimus||we live more by example than by reason|
|exercitato artem parat (or, exercitatio artem parat)||exercise gives skill (i.e., practice makes perfect)|
|fideli certa merces||the faithful are certain of their reward|
|Fortuna amicos parat, inopia amicos probat||The fortune is preparing friends, the abundance is testing them|
|hoc volo, sic jubeo, sit pro ratione voluntas||this I wish, thus I command, let my will stand in place of reason (Juvenal)|
|huc propius me, dum doceo insanire omnes, vos ordine adite||come near me all in order, and I will convince you that you are mad, every one (Horace)|
|incerta hæc si tu postules ratione certa facere, nihilo plus agas, quam si des operam ut cum ratione insanias||if you require reason to make that certain which is uncertain, you are simply attempting to go mad by the rules of reason (Terence)|
|melior tutiorque est certa pax quam sperata victoria||better and safer is the certainty of peace than the hope of victory (Livy)|
|nihil est incertius vulgo, nihil obscurius voluntate hominum, nihil fallacius ratione tota comitiorum||nothing is more uncertain than the masses, nothing more obscure than human will, nothing more deceptive than the whole electoral process (Cicero)|
|omnes stultos insanire||that all fools are insane (Horace)|
|pari ratione||by parity of reason|
|plebeia ingenia magis exemplis quam ratione capiuntur||vulgar minds are more impressed by examples than by reasons (Macrobius)|
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