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10 Latin Phrases That Will Give You Life
Want to impress your friends with your erudite ways? Eager to utter completely vicious phrases that people will have to look up later? Looking for a more educated way to talk trash online? Then you, my friend, need to brush up on your Latin. The phrases below are all worth committing to memory if for no other reason than that quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur. He conquers who conquers himself.
A fronte praecipitium a tergo lupi - A precipice in front, wolves behind between a rock and a hard place. Abiit nemine salutato - He went away without bidding anyone farewell. Abyssus abyssum invocat - Hell calls hell; one mistep leads to another. Accensa domo proximi, tua quoque periclitatur - When the house of your neighbor is in flames, your own is in danger. Acclinis falsis animus meliora recusat - The mind intent upon false appearances refuses to admit better things Horace. Acerrima proximorum odia - The hatred of those most nearly connected is the bitterest of all Tacit. Acta est fabula, plaudite!
The Most Badass Latin Phrases
Never losing drive to achieve your goals. Whenever I read something interesting, the first thing I do is either make notes or tell someone about it. How does this apply in my life? Whenever I set a goal, I do everything to achieve it. I set a goal, I work hard, I achieve. Okay, moving on.
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This page lists English translations of notable Latin phrases, such as veni vidi vici and et cetera. Some of the phrases are themselves translations of Greek phrases , as Greek rhetoric and literature reached its peak centuries before the rise of ancient Rome. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This list covers the letter M. See List of Latin phrases for the main list. List of Latin phrases.