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  • Multa renascentur quae iam cecidere cadentque quae nunc sunt in honore vocabula, si volet usus, quem penes arbitrium est et ius et norma loquendi.

    Camilo José Cela - Nobel Lecture

  • Cantus-firmus writing is rarer in Lassus than in Palestrina, but on occasion Lassus could revert to the kind of cantus-firmus procedure used by Josquin and Obrecht; Homo cum in honore esset six voices; published 1566 has a soggetto cavato as cantus firmus on the text ‘Nosce te ipsum’, heard successively in breves, semibreves and minims.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • The introit text varies according to the feast on which it is used - this version bids us rejoice 'sub honore Mariae Virginis, de cujus Assumptione gaudent angeli'.

    Archive 2009-10-01

  • Vultum tuum deprecabuntur omnes divites plebis: filiae regum in honore tuo.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • The same BBC which ignores the tragedies of Darfur, women, students, and liberals in the region and dedicates its precious tax-funded airtime to honore the shoe thrower ..

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Attalum comiter accepit, pristinamque uxorem complexus, magno honore apud se habuit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Syracuse, in his exile, was made to stand without door, patienter ferendum, fortasse nos tale quid fecimus, quum in honore essemus, he wisely put it up, and laid the fault where it was, on his own pride and scorn, which in his prosperity he had formerly showed others.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Que nunc sunt in honore vocabula si volet usus, ebb and flow with the season, and as wits vary, so they may be infinitely varied.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Qui pulchri, merito apud Deos et apud homines honore affecti.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Across the table from them, their backs to the French windows, sat the Gang of Three, identified by monsieur and initials only: d for dieu donne f for franco and h for honore amour-joyeuse, the Mr. Big of Bukavu, better known as Haj.

    the mission song

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