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(dat.) us, the world belongs to USnobis
a king should prefer his country to his children (Seneca)præferre patriam liberis regem decet
a multitude of the wise is the health of the world (motto of the University of Victoria, British Columbia)multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis
a song for all ages, and from the first origin of the world to our own times (adapted from Ovid)carmen perpetuum primaque origine mundi ad tempora nostra
a storm is gathering in the poetic world (Juvenal)poëtica surgit tempestas
a tomb now suffices for him for whom the world did not suffice (said of Alexander the Great)sufficit huic tumulus, cui non suffecerit orbis
a wife who has no children makes a dear and delightful friend (to her husband’s heirs) (Juvenal)jucundum et carum sterilis facit uxor amicum
Against the worldContra mundum
Ah, human cares! Ah, how much futility in the world! (Lucilius)O curas hominum! O quantum est in rebus inane!
all the world is to be ruled by Austria (motto of Frederick III)Austriæ est imperare orbi universo (A.E.I.O.U.)
all the world plays the actor (i.e., all the world’s a stage; reputedly the words on a sign hung at Shakespeare’s Globe Theater)totus mundus agit histrionem
all the world plays the comedian (or actor) (Petronius)totus mundus agit histrionem (or, mundus universus exercet histrioniam)
all the world plays the comedian (or actor) (Petronius)totus mundus exercet histrionem (or, mundus universus exercet histrioniam)
all the world practices the art of actinguniversus mundus exercet histrioniam
All things obey money. Money makes the world go roundPecvniate obedivnt omnia
ancient times were the youth of the world (Francis Bacon)antiquitas sæculi juventus mundi
and the children of our children, and those who shall be born to them (i.e., for our many generations to come) (Virgil)et nati natorum, et qui nascentur ab illis
Athanasius against the world (a reference to the stand made by St. Athanasius against heresy in the early fourth century CE)Athanasius contra mundum
bereavement, loss of children, loss of parentsorbitas
Children are children, (therefore) children do childish thingsPueri pueri, pueri puerilia tractant
Children are children, (therefore) children do childish thingsSunt pueri pueri, puerilia tractant
children are children, and children occupy themselves with childish things (also, boys are boys, …)sunt pueri pueri, pueri puerilia tractant
children hold cheap the life of parents who would rather be feared than respected (Lucius Afranius)ista parentum est vita vilis liberis, ubi malunt metui quam vereri se ab suis
deprived of children or parentsorbus
do you not know with how very little wisdom the world is governed?an nescis, quantilla prudentia mundus (or orbis) regatur?
even from the first beginnings of the world descends a series of causes (Lucan)a prima descendit origine mundi causarum series
even to Britannia, that land completely separated from the world (Virgil)et penitus toto divisos orbe Britannos
for God so loved the world that he gave his only-begotten Son (St. John 3:16)sic enim dilexit Deus mundum, ut Filium suum unigenitum daret
for the benefit of the world (motto of Panama)pro mundi beneficio
for the city (Rome) and the worldurbi et orbi
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