Memorable latin and greek quotes

By Adrian, in 'Latin Culture', Apr 17, 2019.

  1. Adrian Civis Illustris

    • Civis Illustris
    Tunc ait illi Jesus: Converte gladium tuum in locum suum: omnes enim, qui acceperint gladium, gladio peribunt.
    Then, Jesus told him: Turn back thy sword in it's place: for all who would receive sword, by the sword they shall perish.
    -Matthew, 26:52
  2. Issacus Divus Sunu Reordcyningas

    • Civis Illustris
    They who live by the sword, die by the sword. A classic favorite of mine.
  3. Etaoin Shrdlu Civis Illustris

    • Civis Illustris
    And yet Jesus said he hadn't come to bring peace, but a sword. Perhaps he was in a foul fig-tree-cursing mood that day.
  4. Adrian Civis Illustris

    • Civis Illustris
    Nolite judicare, ut non judicemini
    lit. Be unwilling to judge, so that not "ye are judged"
    - Matthew, 7
  5. Hemo Rusticus One Slick Hombre

    • Civis Illustris
    Decet magnanimitas quemlibet mortalem, etiam illum infra quem nihil est.
    - Seneca's De clementia

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