Marcus Aurelius Quotes (Author of Meditations)
Wise Latin quotes
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Our Latin forum is a community for discussion of all topics relating to Latin language, ancient and medieval world. Latin Boards on this Forum: English to Latin , Latin to English translation , general Latin language , Latin grammar , Latine loquere , ancient and medieval world links. Log in or Sign up. Latin D. The translation I currently have is Fortitudo Honor Et Fidelitas I've been having trouble having it translated in the old Roman script though.
Share quotes from famous books or tips for budding writers. Did You Know? It is followed by 'pro patria mori', which means that it is sweet and right to die for one's country.
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Latin Language in Today's Popular Culture
By Triarius , in ' Latin Mottoes ', Sep 14, Our Latin forum is a community for discussion of all topics relating to Latin language, ancient and medieval world. Latin Boards on this Forum: English to Latin , Latin to English translation , general Latin language , Latin grammar , Latine loquere , ancient and medieval world links. Log in or Sign up. Latin D. I'm not sure how often you all get asked this i'd assume it's fairly often but how would a centurion or legionaire say "Strength and honor"?
It is, despite what the classics majors will tell you, a very dead language. And yet, its use alludes to an era that many in the West naturally revere — the Bronze Age. These days, Latin is, more often than not, relegated to legal terms or mottos. These have an air of permanence about them. Here are some of our favorites. Apollo 1 was the US first real disaster in the space program. Three astronauts were trapped in a capsule on the launch pad when a fire erupted in the cabin.
I have thirteen tattoos as well as several piercings, and I think they're all pretty cool. It's no secret that Angelina Jolie is fond of tattoos; everyone is familiar with the tattoo she got in honor of her now ex-husband, Billy Bob Thornton, then later had covered up. And publicity shots of soccer great David Beckham frequently show his bare back, revealing the names of his sons tattooed in thick black ink. But did you know that these celebrities also have Latin tattoos as well? Angelina's is on her lower stomach next to a thick black cross that covers up a small blue dragon she got while drunk in Amsterdam and says, " Quod me nutrit me destruit ", meaning, "What nourishes me also destroys me. Although it is now extinct, Latin was once the universal language spoken in Europe at least as early as the 1st century BC , and it is a language that we can all relate to, as many modern-day words are derived from it.