|per fas et nefas||through means both fair and foul|
|Per fas et nefas||Through right or wrong|
|audax omnia perpeti gens humana ruit per vetitum et nefas||in its boldness to dare all things, the human race rushes into that which is wicked and forbidden (Horace)|
|doctos doctis obloqui nefas esse||it is a sacrilege for scholars to malign scholars|
|durum!; sed levius fit patientia quicquid corrigere est nefas||it is hard!; but that which we are not permitted to correct is rendered lighter by patience (Horace)|
|ingratis servire nefas||to serve the ungrateful is an offense to the gods|
|levius fit patientia quicquid corrigere est nefas||patience makes more tolerable that which it is impossible to correct (Horace)|
|nefas nocere vel malo fratri puta||you should esteem it a crime to hurt even an evil brother (Seneca)|
|nullum caruit exemplo nefas||no crime has been without a precedent (Seneca)|
|peccamen, pecco, nefas, peccatus, scelus sceleris||sin|
|quid crastina volveret ætas scire nefas homini||it is not permitted to man to know what tomorrow may bring forth (Statius)|
|religentem esse oportet, religiosum nefas||a man should be religious, not superstitious (quoted by Aulus Gellius)|
|summum crede nefas animam præferre pudori, et propter vitam vivendi perdere causas||count it the greatest sin to prefer your existence to your honor, and for the sake of life to lose every reason for living (Juvenal)|
|tu ne quæsieris, scire nefas||do not inquire, for it is not permitted to know such things (Horace)|
|tu ne quæsieris, scire nefas, quem mihi, quem tibi finem di dederint, Leuconoë||do not inquire, for it is not permitted to know such things, Leuconoë, what end the gods have in store for me and for you (Horace)|
|vis consilii (or consili) expers mole ruit sua; vim temperatam dii (or di) quoque provehunt in majus; iidem (or idem) odere vires omne nefas animo moventis (or moventes)||strength or force, lacking judgment, collapses by its own weight; when power is governed by moderation, it is aided by the gods; but they hate it when directed to all manner of wickedness (Horace)|
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