Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group F
(classical-language maxims, slogans, adages, proverbs, and words of wisdom that can still capture our modern imagination)
Expressions of general truths: Latin to English maxims, proverbs, and mottoes
Word entries are from Latin unless otherwise indicated.
Motto of German Emperor Ferdinand I (1556-1564).
As seen in the Vulgate, Genesis, I, 3. Motto of Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, USA; and Atlantic Union College, South Lancaster, Massachusetts, USA.
Motto of St. Paul's School, London, U.K.
Motto of Salmon P. Chase College of Law of Northtern Kentucky University, Covington, Kentucky, USA.
Motto of St. Gregory's College, Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA.
A trustee of a trust or the executive administrator of a will.
A reference to the completion of a major project in which someone rejoices in its final accomplishment.
A motto of perseverance and steadfastness.
Flora was especially associated with Spring. Her festivals, the Floralia, were from April 28-May 3.
The term Flora also refers to native plants of a region.
Motto of Queen's College, a college in the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
Motto of Eton College, U.K.