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"Multi famam, conscientiam, pauci verentur." (Many fear their reputation, few their conscience. -Pliny, Letters)

"Optimum est pati quod emendare non possis." (It is best to endure what you cannot change. -Seneca, Moral Epistles)

"Caelum, non animum, mutant, qui trans mare currunt." (Those who run off across the sea change their climate but not their mind. -Horace, Espistles)

"Tua mater est vacca foeda." (Your mother is a dirty cow.)

"Mea anima est cum te. Nostra animae sunt cum vobis." (My heart is with you. Our hearts are with you all.)

"Cibum amo!" (I love food!)

"Cemel Dosce" (Know Thyself)

"Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati" (roughly translated means "When all else fails play dead" - from the Red Green TV show's Possum Lodge Motto)

"Exegi monumentum aere perennius" (This very phrase had apparently been up for translation in a Latin class during Dr. Turner’s days as a student at Yale. One his classmates translated it as, “I have eaten a monument harder than brass” – to which the professor replied, "You had better sit down and digest it.")

"Una salus victis nullam sperare salutem." (Literally: "The one wellbeing of the defeated is not to hope for wellbeing." Colloquially: "The only hope of the vanquished is not to hope." - Virgil)

"In caelum cerevisiae est nullum, Itaque hic bibemus illum!" (In heaven there's no beer, that's why we drink it here! (Translation by BaJuL)

"Si hoc comprehendere potes, gratias age magistro Latinae." (Roughly: If you can read this, thank a latin teacher.)

"Agis Quod Adis" (Do well what you do.(The motto of Spruce Grove Composite High School (SGCHS)))

"Anno Domini" or "A.D." (In the year of the Lord)

"In hoc signo vinces." or "In hoc signo vincit" (Under this sign (the cross of God) thou shalt conquer.) - This Latin phrase was said to have been written in the sky before Constantine, before the battle at Milvian Bridge, North of Rome in 312 A.D. The story goes Constantine I (The Great) was faced down by a greater force of the Mongol Golden Hoard. He had a vision of a cross and heard a voice speak that line. Whereupon he had his men put crosses on their shields, and his forces carried the day, saving Constantinople for another 700 years. He then proceeded to make Christianity the official religion of the Eastern Empire, while Rome, awash in decadence, would fall to the barbarians c. 400 A.D. There's more, though. Not wishing to completely alienate his priests and advisors, he was not baptized himself until his death bed. A consummate politician, he would prefer to fold or win that deal as the last man standing rather than show his hand. (thanks to Don Gerdes for the extended story)

"Roma locuta est. Causa finita est" (Rome has spoken. The cause is finished.) - Well, obviously that means the Emperor speaks and his decree trumps all. "Wrong, camel breath!" as Johnny (Carsoni the Great) Carson said to Ed McMahon. The timing is in the post-400 A.D. era, and a feud erupts between two local Churches (now dioceses), say Corinth and Ephesus. The Bishop of Rome (now called "Pope," successor to Peter and acknowledged even then to possess the keys to the kingdom) sends a brief message. It says who is right and why and so the fight is ended. "Rome" is the pope, not an emperor; no do-overs by appealing the decision to the Great Umpire in the Sky Box. The Ultimate Umpire is who gave the bishop of Rome his authority to speak in the first place. (thanks to Don Gerdes for the extended story)

"Veritas Vos Liberabit" (The Truth Shall Set You Free)

"De omnibus dubitandum" (Everything should be questioned - Karl Marx)

"Malo mala mali quam mala equui." (I prefer the apples of an apple tree to the road apples of a horse.)

"Cuius testiculos habeas, habeas cardia et cerebellum." (When you have them by the balls, the heart and mind will follow)

"Non torsii subligarium!" (Don't get your knickers in a twist!)

"Selume proferre" (Towards the light)

"Torre et Ursi meritant pecuniment sed Porky non" (The bulls and the bears deserve to make money but the pigs deserve nothing)

"Carpe noctum!" (Seize the night)

"Bella Detesta Matribus" (War is the Dread of Mothers)

"Nanos gigantium humeris insidentes" (Standing on the shoulders of giants)

"Semper gumby" (Always flexible)

"Utrum per hebdomadem perveniam" (If I can just get through this week)

"Oderunt dum Metuant" (Let them hate, so long as they fear (Caligula, quoting an earlier Latin author))

"Semita exaro sunt tergum" (Track Till They're Back)

"Tempest Bebende!" (It's time to drink!)

"Mihi est compositum in taberna mori" (It is my faith to die in a tavern (bar))

"Sine Virtus, Sine Laus."  (Approx. "No guts, no glory")

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