Quotes[ edit ] Metaphysicians and politicians may dispute foreverbut they will never find any other moral principle or foundation of rule or obedience, than the consent of governors and governed. Fear is the foundation of most governments; but it is so sordid and brutal a passion, and renders men in whose breasts it predominates so stupid and miserable. Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishesour inclinations, or the dictates of our passionthey cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
Attributed to Julius Caesar. An argumentum ab inconvenienti is one based on the difficulties involved in pursuing a line of reasoning, and is thus a form of appeal to consequences. The phrase refers to the legal principle that an argument from inconvenience has great weight.
Incunabula is commonly used in English to refer to the earliest stage or origin of something, and especially to copies of books that predate the spread of the printing press circa AD In literature, it refers to a story told from the beginning rather than "in medias res" "from the middle".
In lawit refers to a thing being true from its beginning or from the instant of the act, rather than from when the court declared it so.
An annulment is a judicial declaration of the invalidity or nullity of a marriage ab initio; i. In science, the phrase refers to the first principles.
In other contexts, it often refers to beginner or training courses. The form irato is masculine; however, this does not limit the application of the phrase to men: It is the source of the word aboriginal. Means "from beginning to end", based on the Roman main meal typically beginning with an egg dish and ending with fruit; cf.
Thus, ab ovo means "from the beginning", and can connote thoroughness. Also rendered absit iniuria verbis "let injury be absent from these words". Contrast with absit invidia.
Contrast it with absit iniuria verbis. Expresses the wish that something seemingly ill-boding does not turn out to be an omen for future events, and calls on Divine protection against evil.
Te absolvo or absolvo te, translated, "I forgive you", said by Roman Catholic priests during the Sacrament of Confessionin Latin prior to the Second Vatican Council and in vernacular thereafter.
Refers to situations where a single example or observation indicates a general or universal truth.
Visible in the court of the character King Silas in the American television series Kings. It was used as a referential year in ancient Rome from which subsequent years were calculated, prior to being replaced by other dating conventions.
Also anno urbis conditae a.Brzezinski is the partner of David Rockefeller. Together they created the TriLateral Commission in Intellectual representative of of the wealthiest people in the world.
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IBN AL-BAITAR (DIED A.D.) Abu Muhammad Abdallah Ibn Ahmad Ibn al-Baitar Dhiya al-Din al-Malaqi was one of the greatest scientists of Muslim Spain and was the greatest botanist and pharmacist of the Middle Ages. Over 1, Latin Mottos, Latin Phrases, Latin Quotes and Latin Sayings with English Translations.
Bis vivit qui bene vivit He lives twice who lives well. NICHOLAS CULPEPER English Herbalist and Astrologer. Nicholas Culpeper was born in in Surrey, England into an old noble family. His father died shortly before his birth; and so, his grandfather was the main formative influence in his upbringing.
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