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  • Better than sunlight is the light of the glory of God, and better than the sound of rain or the meaningless roar of the sea — which has called, has called us to another shore — is the sound of the waters of the river of life streaming forever after he says, Ecce, nova facio omnia! from → Unexamined Life

    A Death in the Family « Unknowing

  • Schalichium scriptorem, et doctorem, pluris facio quam comitem

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Impera quidvis; navigare jube, navem conscendo; plagas accipere, plector; animum profundere, in ignem currere, non recuso, lubens facio.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quicquid ubique bene dictum facio meum, et illud nunc meis ad compendium, nunc ad fidem et auctoritatem alienis exprimo verbis, omnes auctores meos clientes esse arbitror, &c. Sarisburiensis ad Polycrat. prol.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quis trigesimum annum natus nullum amoris causa peregit insigne facinus? ego de me facio conjecturam, quem amor in mille pericula misit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • I will not expert or hope for that approbation, which Lipsius gives to his Epictetus; pluris facio quum relego; semper ut novum, et quum repetivi, repetendum, the more I read, the more shall I covet to read.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Just another attempt by the facio-liberals to confuse the precious children and get them to believe in evolution.

    A Real Conversation, Slightly Fictionalized for Dramatic Purposes « Whatever

  • You try sitting through Sister Marylouis having you say permitto remitto intermitto ablative accusitive facio whatever ten thousand times.

    hamletwildie Diary Entry

  • Tamen quocunque modo fecerim; quia dixistis mihi quando recessi à vobis, vt omnia scriberem vobis, quæcunque viderem inter Tartaros, & etiam monuistis vt non timerem vobis scribere longas literas, facio quod iniunxistis: Cum timore tamen & verecundia, quia verba congrua mihi non suppetunt, quæ debeam tantæ scribere Maiestati.

    The iournal of frier William de Rubruquis a French man of the order of the minorite friers, vnto the East parts of the worlde. An. Dom. 1253.

  • Tamen quocunque modo fecerim; quia dixistis mihi quando recessi � vobis, vt omnia scriberem vobis, qu鎐unque viderem inter Tartaros, & etiam monuistis vt non timerem vobis scribere longas literas, facio quod iniunxistis: Cum timore tamen & verecundia, quia verba congrua mihi non suppetunt, qu� debeam tant� scribere Maiestati.

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

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