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  • [6024] Phaedria could not abide his co-rival Thraso; for when Parmeno demanded, numquid aliud imperas? whether he would command him any more service: No more (saith he) but to speak in his behalf, and to drive away his co-rival if he could.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • This has been replaced by an admonition that we, as individuals, should willingly submit ourselves to Christ tibi volentes subdimur qui iure cunctis imperas.

    The Reign of Christ the King

  • Ode -- _Delicta Majorum_ -- where he fetched up, full-voiced, upon -- '_Dis te minorem quod geris imperas_' (Thou rulest because thou bearest thyself as lower than the Gods) -- making it a text for a discourse on manners, morals, and respect for authority as distinct from bottled gases, which lasted till the bell rang.

    A Diversity of Creatures

  • '_Dis te minorem quod geris imperas_,' quoth Stalky, ruffling Winton's lint-white locks.

    A Diversity of Creatures

  • '_Dis te minorem quod geris imperas_,' King quoted presently.

    A Diversity of Creatures

  • C Bonam atque iullam rem oppido imperas, et h&u & cUem.

    Publii Terentii Afri Comoediae sex novissime recognitae cum selecta varietate lectionum et ...

  • At tu puer magnis hominu coetibus tanta omnium con - cordia imperas, vt non hominis fed Dei ipfius impcrio, ita tui nominis auguftiffimi autoritati fubiedi parere videantur.

    Platonis opera quae extant omnia

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