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  • The ancient Germanic tribes enforced a similar prohibition; Tacitus found such mores remarkable and commented on both in nearly identical language: ... quemquam ex agnatis necare flagitium habetur ...,

    Obama's Wooing Of Evangelicals Runs Into Fierce Resistance

  • Fortissimus ille est, qui promptus metuanda pati, si comminus instent, et differe potest, said Lucan: he is bravest who prepares to cope with present dangers, and awaits a better time; and Sallust said: eis maximum est perculum qui maxume timent, audacio pro mura habetur, the most fearful are the most endangered, but courage protects as a wall.

    The Two Minute Rule

  • Qui potare recusat, hostis habetur, et caede nonnunquam res expiatur.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Qui melius bibit pro salute domini, melior habetur minister.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Thucydides, she is commonly the best, de quo minimus foras habetur sermo, that is least talked of abroad.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • This I approve; but of the other two I resolve with Salisburiensis, caeteris paribus, both rich alike, endowed alike, majori miseria deformis habetur quam formosa servatur, I had rather marry a fair one, and put it to the hazard, than be troubled with a blowze; but do as thou wilt, I speak only of myself.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Imperitus periti munus occupat, et sic apud vulgus habetur.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Ejusmodi vero genus hominum libertatem quandam effrenem habent, domos quos volunt intrandi, edendi, bibendi, et quod majus est, concumbendi; ex quo concubitu, si proles secuta fuerit, sancta similiter habetur.

    An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

  • Note 16: Moneta, 4.1.3: Sicut enim per alium peccavit, idest per Adam, ut habetur Rom.

    A Tender Age: Cultural Anxieties over the Child in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

  • Vna tamen inter cæteras maior habetur cum qua frequentius quam cum alijs commoratur Et licet vt dictum est, sint multæ, nunquam tamen de facili contendunt inter se.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

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