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Results for: Necessity is the mother of invention Translations: 1 – 30 / 60 English Latin Necessity is the mother of invention Mater artium necessitas a daughter more beautiful than her beautiful mother (Horace) matre pulchra filia pulchrior a dear mother (applied to one’s school; also applied to Mother Earth) alma mater a friend is proven in time of necessity (or, a friend in need is a friend indeed) amicus in necessitate probatur begin, little boy, to recognize your mother with a smile (Virgil) incipe, parve puer, risu cognoscere matrem bound by necessity (Cicero) adstrictus necessitate can you expect that the mother will teach good morals or ones other than her own? (Juvenal) scilicet expectes, ut tradet mater honestos atque alios mores, quam quos habet? college (nourishing mother) alma mater cruel necessity (Horace) dira necessitas Eos saw you weeping at dawn, and at sunset Hesperus found you weeping still (Cinna, referring to Zmyrna, mother of Adonis) te matutinus flentem conspexit Eous et flentem paulo vidit post Hesperus idem expel avarice, the mother of all wickedness, who, always thirsty for more, opens wide her jaws for gold (Claudian) ac primam scelerum matrem, quæ semper habendo plus sitiens patulis rimatur faucibus aurum, trudis avaritiam from the necessity of the thing ex necessitate rei hail, Queen, mother of mercy, hail our life, our sweetness, and our hope! (an 11th-century hymn to the Virgin Mary) salve, Regina, mater misericordiæ, vita, dulcedo et spes nostra, salve! honor physicians for the sake of necessity honora medicum propter necessitatem I bear no particular hatred beyond the necessity of war neque extra necessitates belli præcipuum odium gero I suffer ruin worthy of mine own invention ingenio experior funera digna meo I suspect that hunger was my mother (Plautus) famem fuisse suspicor matrem mihi justice knows neither father nor mother, it regards the truth alone justitia non novit patrem nec matrem, solum veritatem spectat leisure is the mother of all evil otium omnia vitia parit Mother Mater mother mater matris mother of Aeneas, pleasure of men and gods (Lucretius) Æneadum genetrix, hominum divomque voluptas Mother of family Materfamilias My mother and my father are the expression of honesty, integrity, eternal love. Mater mea ac pater probitatis, intergritatis, aeterni sunt amoris effigies atque imago necessity and liberty require the greatest consideration necessitudinis et libertatis infinita est æstimatio necessity apportions impartiality to the high and the low (Horace) æqua lege necessitas, sortitur insignes et imos necessity gives law without itself accepting one (Publilius Syrus) necessitas dat legem non ipsa accipit necessity has no law; necessity knows no law (Publilius Syrus) necessitas non habet legem necessity is a hard weapon durum telum necessitas necessity is a powerful weapon (Seneca) ingens telum necessitas
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