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  • Indeed, a century has passed since my venerable Predecessor, St Pius X, with his Apostolic Constitution Sapienti Consilio of 29 June 1908, made your Dicastery autonomous as a Congregatio negotiis religiosorum sodalium praeposita, a name that has subsequently been modified several times.

    The New Beginning

  • And the fourth, negotiis pares; such as have great places under princes, and execute their places, with sufficiency.

    The Essays

  • 'Tis Savanarola's third rule, Occupari in multis et magnis negotiis, and Avicenna's precept, cap.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Crescit ac decrescit zelotypia cum personis, locis, temporibus, negotiis.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quidam conquestus est mihi de hoc morbo, et deprecatus est ut ego illum curarem; ego quaesivi ab eo quid sentiret; respondit, semper imaginor et cogito de Deo et angelis, &c. et ita demersus sum hac imaginatione, ut nec edam nec dormiam, nec negotiis, &c.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Si pergit alienis negotiis operam dare sui negligens, erit alius mihi orator qui rem meam agat.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Gravissimis regni negotiis nihil sine amasiae suae consensu fecit, omnesque actiones suas scortillo communicavit,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Par negotiis, neque supra, is the true character of a man of business; but then it implies ready attention and no ABSENCES, and a flexibility and versatility of attention from one object to another, without being engrossed by anyone.

    Letters to his son on The Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman

  • Quod medicamenta morbis exhibent, hoc jura negotiis.

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • Nam ipse eos nondum opinabar satis maturuisse, quibus componendis, ut scis, paulo plus quam biennium tot alioqui negotiis districtus impendi ...

    The Student's Companion to Latin Authors


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