latin phrases?

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  1. bob_fuller

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    anyone have any latin phrases that just stick with them?

    for me, "esse quam videri" "ad aspera per astra" and "invictus" are usually floating around my brain.
     
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    How about sharing your phrase with an English translation...
     
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    all victors know this phrase.
     
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    sine qua non,

    ...meaning "without which not" ...used to describe something that is an essential precursor to another thing or state of being,


    ...biologically speaking your mom is your sine qua non,


    ...Socrates (and his ilk) may be sine qua non to critical thinking,


    ...etc.
     
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    That's one of my favorites.tom.:kilt: