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Latin Quotes

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Classic quotes, sayings and proverbs in Latin.

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Latin phraseNatura abhorret a vacua.

Nature abhors a vacuum.

—  Latin phrase

Latin phraseNatura in minima maxima.

Nature is the greatest in the smallest things.

—  Latin phrase

Latin phraseNatura, artis magistra.

Nature [is] the mistress of art.

—  Latin phrase

Latin phraseNatura nihil fit in frustra.

Nature does nothing in vain.

—  Latin phrase

Old TestamentFiat Lux.

Let there be light.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 1:3

(from the Latin Vulgate Bible)

Latin proverbLupus est homo homini.

Man is wolf to man.

—  Latin proverb


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