Terms in this set (25)
justitia omnibus (Washington D.C.)
justice for all
e pluribus unum (U. S. A.)
one out of many
annuit coeptis (U. S. A.)
God has approved our founding
novus ordo seclorum (U. S. A.)
a new order of the ages
Qualis artifex pereo! (Nero)
I'm dying as such a great artist!
Homo sum: humani nihil a me alienum puto. (Terence)
I'm a human being: I consider nothing human foreign to me.
Ars longa, vita brevis. (Hippocrates)
Art is long, life is short.
Aurea Mediocritas (Horace)
The Golden Mean
O, urbem venalem et mature perituram, si emptorem invenerit! (Sallust)
O, city for sale and ripe for destruction, if only it could find a buyer!
In hoc signo vinces. (Constantine)
By this sign, you will conquer.
Cogito ergo sum. (Descartes)
I think therefore I am.
Inter sacrum saxumque stare. (Plautus)
To stand between a rock and a sacred place.
Quandoque bonus dormitat Homerus. (Horace)
Sometimes good Homer takes a nap.
Carthago delenda est. (Cato the Elder)
Carthage must be destroyed!
Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (Juvenal)
Who will guard the guards themselves?
Quot homines, tot sententiae. (Terence)
However many men, so many opinions.
Dux famina facti. (Vergil)
The leader of the deed was a woman.
Exegi monumentum aere perennius. (Horace)
I have left a monument more lasting than bronze.
Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit. (Vergil)
Perhaps even to have remembered these things will benefit us one day.
Reddite ergo quae sunt Caesaris, Caesari, et quae sunt Dei, Deo. (Jesus)
Therefore give unto Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's.
Odi et amo. (Catullus)
I hate and I love.
O tempora! O mores! (Cicero)
O the times! O the morals!
Alea iacta est. (Julius Caesar)
The die has been cast.
Amor vincit omnia et nos cedamus amori. (Vergil)
Love conquers all things, and let us yield to love.
Summum ius, summa iniuria. (Cicero)
The most law, the least justice.
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Chapter 32: Lesson 3
Chapter 32: Lesson 1
Chapter 31: Review
Everyday Latin: Review (Latin 4)