|quoniam id fieri quod vis non potest, velis id quod possit||as that which you wish cannot be effected, you should wish for that which may be obtained (Terence)|
|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 alio expectes, alteri quod feceris||what you do to others, you may expect another to do to you (Laberius and Publilius Syrus)|
|ab alto speres alteri quod feceris||expect from Heaven what you have done to another|
|abstineas igitur damnandis; hujus enim vel una potens ratio est, ne crimina nostra sequantur ex nobis geniti; quoniam dociles imitandis turpibus ac pravis omnes sumus||let us refrain from doing ill; for one powerful reason, lest our children should follow our crimes; we are all too prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved (Juvenal)|
|accidit in puncto quod non contingit in anno||what does not occur in the whole course of the year may happen in a moment|
|adde quod ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes emollit mores nec sinit esse feros||add the fact that to have studied faithfully the liberal arts softens behavior, not allowing it to be savage (Ovid)|
|age quod agis||do what you are doing (i.e., attend to the work you have at hand; mind your own business)|
|Age quod agis||Do what you do well, pay attention to what you are doing|
|alium silere quod valeas (or voles), primus sile||to make another person hold his tongue, be first silent (Seneca)|
|alterius non sit qui suus esse potest||let no man be slave of another who can be his own master (motto of Paracelsus)|
|ama et fac quod vis||love and do what you will (adapted from St. Augustine)|
|Amans semper, quod timet, esse putat||A lover always believes it to be as he fears. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|amicum ita habeas, posse ut fieri hunc inimicum scias||be on such terms with your friend as if you knew that he might one day become your enemy (Laberius)|
|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 quod perdidit optat atque in præterita se totus imagine versat||the mind yearns after what is gone and loses itself in dreaming of the past (Petronius)|
|Arguit, arguito: quicquid probat ilia, probato: Quod dicet, dicas: quod negat ilia, neges. Riserit, arride: si flebit, flere memento; Imponat leges vultibus ilia tuis||To a lover. Blame, if she blames; but if she praises, praise. What she denies, deny; say what she says. Laugh, if she smiles; but if she weeps, then weep, And let your looks with hers their motions keep. --- Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]|
|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 pater ut gnati, sic nos debemus amici si quod sit vitium non fastidire||but at least we might do for a friend what a father does for his child, and not be disgusted by a blemish (Horace)|
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