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Latin Phrases

Latin Phrases

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"Exegi monumentum aere perennius." (I have erected a monument more lasting than bronze.(Horace))"nonne amicus certus in re incerta cernitur?" (a friend in need is a friend in deed (ourequivalent))"Sine labore nihil" (Nothing without work)"Conlige suspectos semper habitos" (Round up the usual suspects)"Veni, Vidi, Dormivi" (I came, I saw, I slept)"Veni, vidi, vici" (I came, I saw, I conquered. (Caesar))"Te Amo" (I Love You)"Corripe Cervisiam" (Seize the beer!)"Carpe Diem!" (Seize the day (Horace))"Ante bellum" (Before the war)"Caveat emptor" (Let the buyer beware.)"Merda taurorum animas conturbit" (Bullshit baffles brains)
Re vera, potas bene. (Say, you sure are drinking a lot.)Romani quidem artem amatoriam invenerunt. (You know, the Romans invented the art of love.)Mellita, domi adsum. (Honey, I'm home.)Magister Mundi sum! (I am the Master of the Universe!)Estne volumen in toga, an solum tibi libet me videre? (Is that a scroll in your toga, or are you justhappy to see me?)Vescere bracis meis. (Eat my shorts.)"illegitimi non carborundum" ((Check outthis Wikipedia pagefor the history of the phrase.)Roughly Translated: Don't let the bastards grind you down.)Da mihi sis cerevisiam dilutam. (I'll have a light beer.)Da mihi sis bubulae frustrum assae, solana tuberosa in modo Gallico fricta, ac quassum lactatumcoagulatum crassum. (Give me a hamburger, french fries, and a thick shake.)Cum catapultae proscriptae erunt tum soli proscript catapultas habebunt. (When catapults areoutlawed, only outlaws will have catapults.)Caesar si viveret, ad remum dareris. (If Caesar were alive, you'd be chained to an oar.)"Errare humanum est" ((to err is human) mistakes are human)"Cave cibum, valde malus est." (Beware the food, it is very bad.)"Stercus accidit" (shit happens)"In Vino Veritas" (In wine there is truth (People say what they really mean when they're drunk))"pax vobiscum" (peace be with you)Ubi fumus, ibi ignis. Where there's smoke, there's fire."dulce et decorum est pro patria mori." (it is sweet and fitting to die for ones country)"ad infinitum" (to infinity)"ad nauseam" (to sickness)"Veritas Lux Mea" (The truth enlightens me / The truth is my light (Motto of Seoul NationalUniversity in South Korea))"Medio tutissmus ibis" (You will go most safely by the middle course)
"Exitus acta probat" (The outcome justifies the deed)"Fronti nulla fides" (No reliance can be placed on appearance)"Bellum omium contra omnes" (Everyman's struggle against everyman (from "Leviathan" byThomas Hobbes))"Omnia mutantur, nos et mutamur in illis" (All things are changing, and we are changing withthem)"Nemo nisi mors" (No one but death (shall part us))"primum non nocere" (first do no harm)"Pacta Sunt Servanda" (Accords (or treaties) should be observed (Basic principle of International Law))"Qui tacet consentit" (silence implies consent)"fabas indulcet fames" (literally "hunger sweetens beans" or hunger makes everything tastegood!)"Corruptio optimi pessima" (corruption of the best is worst)"Res melius evinissent cum Coca" (Things go better with Coke.)"Nemo dat quod non habet" (No one gives what he doesn't have.)"Qui potest capere capiat" (Let him accept it who can. Freely: If the shoe fits, wear it.)"Quod scripsi, scripsi." (What I have written, I have written--Pilate. And he probably did speakin Latin.)"Contra Felicem vix deus vires habet." (against a lucky man a god scarcely has power.)"Deus et natua non faciunt frusta" (God and nature do not work together in vain)"sunt lacrimae rerum et mentem mortalia tangunt" ((Vergil: the Aeneid: ) these are the tears of things, and our mortality cuts to the heart)"Mens sibi conscia recti" (a mind conscious of its rectitude)"Aequam memento rebus in arduis servare mentem" (remember to keep a calm mind indifficulties)"Delenda est Carthago" (Carthage must be destroyed)"Ceterum censeo, Carthago delenda est" (That is my opinion. It is further my opinion, that

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