|propriæ telluris herum natura, neque illum, nec me, nec quemquam statuit. Nos expulit ille; illum aut nequities, aut vafri inscitia juris, postremo expellet certe vivacior hæres||nature has appointed neither him nor me, nor anyone, lord of this land in perpetuity. That one has ejected us; either some villainy or quirk at law, at any rate, an heir surviving him, will at last eject him (Horace)|
|absens hæres non erit||the absent one will not be the heir (i.e., out of sight, out of mind)|
|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)|
|animus hoc habet argumentum divinitatis suæ, quod illum divina delectant||the soul has this proof of its divinity, that divine things delight it (Seneca)|
|animus tamen omnia vincit; ille etiam vires corpus habere facit||courage conquers all things; it even gives strength to the body (Ovid)|
|arcanum neque tu scrutaberis ullius unquam; commissumque teges et vino tortus et ira||never inquire into another man’s secret; but conceal that which is entrusted to you, though tortured both by wine and passion to reveal it (Horace)|
|arma virumque cano, Troiæ qui primus ab oris Italiam fato profugus Laviniaque venit litora, multum ille et terris jactatus et alto vi superum, sævæ memorem Iunonis ob iram||I sing of arms and the man who first from the shores of Troy came destined an exile to Italy and the Lavinian beaches, much buffeted he on land and on the deep by force of the gods because of fierce Juno’s never-forgetting anger (Virgil, opening lines of|
|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)|
|beatus ille qui procul negotiis, ut prisca gens mortalium, paterna rura bobus exercet suis, solutus omni fœnore||happy the man who, remote from busy life, is content, like the earlier race of mortals, to plough his paternal lands with his own oxen, freed from all borrowing and lending (Horace)|
|brevis a natura nobis vita data est; at memoria bene redditæ vitæ est sempiterna||the life given to us by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal (Cicero)|
|captum te nidore suæ putat ille culinæ||he thinks that you are taken with the smell of his kitchen (i.e., you have become a parasite) (Juvenal)|
|certe certo||(adv) certainly, assuredly|
|certe ignoratio futurorum malorum utilius est quam scientia||it is more advantageous not to know than to know the evils that are coming upon us (Cicero)|
|Codex Juris Canonici||Book of canon law|
|committunt multi eadem diverso crimina fato, ille crucem sceleris pretium tulerit, hic diadema||how different the fate of men who commit the same crimes, for the same villainy one man goes to the gallows and another is raised to a throne|
|consuetudo est secunda natura||custom is a second nature (St. Augustine)|
|consuetudo quasi altera natura||habit is as second nature (Cicero)|
|Corpus Juris Canonici||The body of canon law|
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