Master the Art of Latin Phrases and Their Usage.

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Famous Latin Phrases.

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Selected Latin Phrases:


Ad meliora.

Toward better things.


Timendi causa est nescire.

Ignorance is the cause of fear.


Acta, non verba.

Deeds, not words.


Destitutus ventis, remos adhibe.

If the winds fail you, use the oars.



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Faber est suae quisque fortunae.

Every man is the artisan of his own fortune.


Qui totum vult totum perdit.

He who wants everything loses everything.


Aut viam inveniam aut faciam.

I will either find a way or make one.


Destitutus ventis, remos adhibe.

If the winds fail you, use the oars.


Malum consilium quod mutari non potest.

Bad is the plan that cannot change.


Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit.

Perhaps even these things will be good to remember one day.


Finis coronat opus.

The end crowns the work.


Timendi causa est nescire.

Ignorance is the cause of fear.


Astra inclinant, sed non obligant.

The stars incline us, they do not bind us.


Solamen miseris socios habuisse doloris.

Misery loves company.


Aquila non capit muscas.

An eagle does not catch flies.


Libertas perfundet omnia luce.

Freedom will flood all things with light.


Flectere si nequeo superos, Acheronta movebo.

If I cannot move Heaven, I will raise Hell.


Vivamus, moriendum est.

To live, we must die.


Malo mori quam foedari.

I would rather die than be dishonored.


Ut ameris, amabilis esto.

To be loved, be lovable.


Inis vitae sed non amoris.

The end of life, but not of love.


Ubi amor, ibi dolor.

Where there's love, there's pain.


Amor vincit omnia.

Love conquers all.


Ars longa, vita brevis.

Art is long, life is short.


In absentia lucis, Tenebrae vincunt.

In the absence of light, darkness prevails.


Creo quia absurdum est.

I believe because it is absurd.


Ad meliora.

Toward better things.


Natura non constristatur.

Nature is not saddened.


Audentes fortuna iuvat.

Fortune favors the bold.


Ad astra per aspera.

Through adversity to the stars.


Carthago delenda est.

Carthage must be destroyed.


Acta, non verba.

Deeds, not words.


Et tu, Brute?

“And you, Brutus?”


In vino veritas.

In wine, there is truth.


Cogito, ergo sum.

I think, therefore I am.


Carpe diem.

Seize the day.


Alea iacta est.

The die has been cast.


Veni, vidi, vici.

I came, I saw, I conquered.




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