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indignor quidquam reprehendi, non quia crasse compositum, illepideve putetur, sed quia nuperI feel indignant when a work is censured not as uncouth or rough, but as new
anima certe, quia spiritus, in sicco habitare non potest; ideo in sanguine fertur habitarethe soul, which is spirit, cannot dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood (St. Augustine)
at caret insidiis hominum, quia mitis, hirundothe swallow is not ensnared by men because of its gentle nature (Ovid)
barbarus hic ego sum, quia non intelligor ulliI am a barbarian here, for no one understands what I say (Ovid)
cantate Domino canticum novum, quia mirabilia fecitsing to the Lord a new song, because he has done marvelous things (Psalm 97:1)
cave ne quidquam incipias, quod post pœniteattake care not to begin anything of which you may repent (Publilius Syrus)
certum est quia impossibile estit is true because it is impossible (Tertullian, in reference to Christianity)
Certum est, quia impossibileIt is certain, because it is impossible. (Tertullianus)
compositum miraculi causaa narrative made up only for the sake of the wonder that it may occasion (Tacitus)
Credo quia absurdumI believe it because it is absurd. (contrary to reason) (Tertullian)
credo quia absurdum (est)I believe it because it is absurd (Tertullian)
credo quia impossibile (est)I believe it because it is impossible (attributed to Tertullian )
cæca invidia est, nec quidquam aliud scit quam detrectare virtutesenvy is blind, and can only disparage the virtues of others (Livy)
et nova fictaque nuper habebunt verba fidem, si Græco fonte cadunt parce detortaand new and lately invented terms will be well received, if they descend, with slight deviation, from a Grecian source (Horace)
Heu, modo itera omnia quae mihi nunc nuper narravisti, sed nunc Anglice?Listen, would you repeat everything you just told me, only this time say it in English?
homine imperito nunquam quidquam injustius qui, nisi quod ipse fecit, nihil rectum putatnothing so unjust as an ignorant man, who thinks nothing right but what he himself has done (Terence)
impetrare oportet, quia æquum postulasyou ought to obtain what you ask, as you only ask for what is fair (Plautus)
indignor quandoque bonus dormitat HomerusI am indignant when sometimes even Homer nods off (Horace)
Nemo patriam quia magna est amat, sed quia suaNo one loves his country because it is great but because it is his. --- Seneca [Lucius Annaeus Seneca]
nil me officit unquam, ditior hic, aut est quia doctior; est locus uni cuique suusit never in the least annoys me that another is richer or more learned than I; everyone has his own place assigned to him (Horace)
non magni pendis, quia contigityou do not value it highly, because it came by luck (Horace)
nupernewly, recently, not long ago
odimus accipitrem quia semper vivit in armiswe hate the hawk because it always lives in arms (Ovid)
Possunt quia posse videnturThey can because they seem to be able to
Possunt quia posse videnturThey can because they think they can
possunt quia posse videnturthey can because they think they can (or, appear as though they were able) (Virgil)
postremo nemo ægrotus quidquam somniat tam infandum, quod non aliquis dicat philosophusin short, no sick man ever dreamed of anything so absurd that one or another philosopher has not said it (Varro)
quare facit opium dormire? Quia in eo est virtus dormitivawhy does opium induce sleep? Because it has in it a sleeping quality (attributed to Molière, in mockery of circular argumentation)
quare vitia sua nemo confitetur? Quia etiam nunc in illis est. Somnum narrare vigilantis estwhy does no one confess his vices? It is because he is yet in them. It is for a waking man to tell his dreams (Seneca)
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