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Results for: think for yourself, question authority Translations: 1 - 30 / 42 English Latin an equal has no authority over an equal par in parem imperium non habet authority auctoritas authority, expert professor authority, founded on injustice, does not remain perpetual (Seneca) iniqua nunquam regna perpetua manent authority, power auctorita begging the question in a debate petitio principii Beyond the powers or legal authority Ultra vires Cæsar has no authority over the grammarians Cæsar non supra grammaticos for law is nothing else but right reason supported by the authority of the gods, commanding what is honorable and prohibiting the contrary (Cicero) est enim lex nihil aliud nisi recta et a numine deorum tracta ratio, imperans honesta, prohibens contraria From the chair. With authority (without argumentation) Ex cathedra From the seat of authority Ex cathedra great is the power, great the authority, of a senate which is unanimous in its opinions (Cicero) magna vis est, magnum nomen, unum et idem sentientis senatus Having discharged his duty and thus ceased to have any authority over a matter Functus officio I have received money, and sold my authority for her dowry (Plautus) argentum accepi, dote imperium vendidi it is not a question of feeding the sheep, but of wool (i.e., of fleecing them) (attributed to Pius II) non est de pastu omnium quæstio, sed de lana it is not a question of our revenues, nor of the wrongs of our allies; our liberty and very lives are in peril (Sallust) non agitur de vectigalibus, non de sociorum injuriis; libertas et anima nostra in dubio est it is the judge’s business to answer to the question of law, the jury’s to answer to the question of fact ad quæstionem legis respondent judices, ad quæstionem facti respondent juratores let arms yield to the toga (i.e., let the military yield power to civil authority) (Cicero; motto of Wyoming) cedant arma togæ might, power, authority potentia no one can rule who cannot also submit to authority (Seneca) nemo autem regere potest, nisi qui et regi no question can be entertained respecting the good intention and duty of the judge de fide et officio judicis non recipitur quæstio on good authority comperte power to command, authority, command, rule, control imperium power, ability, authority, opportunity potestas reason and authority, the two brightest luminaries of the world (Coke) ratio et auctoritas, duo clarissima mundi lumina rule, authority, kingdom, realm regnum The authority or king, or law does not care about trivial things De minimis non curat praetor the crown of old age is authority (Cicero) apex est autem senectutis auctoritas the examples of vice at home more easily and more quickly corrupt us than others, since they steal into our minds under the highest authority (Juvenal) velocius ac citius nos corrumpunt vitiorum exempla domestica, magnis cum subeant animos auctoribus the grammarians quibble and still the case (or question) is unresolved (Horace) grammatici certant, et adhuc sub judice lis est
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 250,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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