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Top 66 Latin Word For Quotes

#1. Agnostic is the Greek word, for the Latin word, for ignorant - Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton
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#2. The word 'radical' derives from the Latin word for root. Therefore, if you want to get to the root of anything you must be radical. It is no accident that the word has now been totally demonized ... - Author: Gore Vidal
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#3. The word 'question' is derived from the Latin quaerere 'to seek,' which is the same root as the word for quest. A creative life is a continued quest, and good questions are useful guides. - Author: Paul A. Kaufman
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#4. The latin word responsibility reveals its true meaning: the capacity to respond, to act.
- Over-anxiety ultimately banishes every trace of joy from life. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#5. With a very few exceptions, every word in the French vocabulary comes straight from the Latin. - Author: Lytton Strachey
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#6. Few words in any language carry such a load of meaning as 'honor.' It is an old word, unchanged even in its spelling from classical Latin to modern English. Spoken or written, it does not seem to require much explanation; most people think they know what it means. - Author: Edmund Morgan
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#7. defenestration," which derives from "fenestra," the Latin word for "window," refers to the act of throwing something or someone out of the window. Knowing this, we can impress our friends with statements like, "Sally finished her apple and defenestrated the core.") - Author: Doug Erlandson
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#8. The word "question" originates from the Latin root, quaestio, which means "to seek." Inside the word "question" is the word "quest," suggesting that within every question is an adventure, a pursuit which can lead us to hidden treasure. - Author: Tom Wujec
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#9. The word "identification" is derived from the Latin word idem, meaning "same" and facere, which means "to make." So when I identify with something, I "make it the same." The same as what? The same as I. I endow it with a sense of self, and so it becomes part of my "identity. - Author: Eckhart Tolle
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#10. Courage, the original definition of courage, when it first came into the English language - it's from the Latin word cor, meaning heart - and the original definition was to tell the story of who you are with your whole heart. - Author: Brene Brown
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#11. The one, more Latin, more Roman, closer to eloquence than to the literal word, aims at a certain effect, at magic. The other, more Greek, more Hellenistic, seeks transparency flowing from the source. - Author: Therese De Lisieux
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#12. In Hindu philosophy the whole creation is regarded as the Vishnu Lila, the play of Vishnu. Lila means dance or play. Also in Hindu philosophy, they call the world illusion; and in Latin the root of the word illusion is ludere, to play. - Author: Alan Watts
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#13. Worship, from the Latin word meaning "worth-ship", is where we express God's worth to us in our lives. - Author: T.D. Jakes
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#14. Mystics throughout the world have spoken of the inner experience of unity with the Self, a reality defined in our language by the Sanskrit term yoga, meaning union, and the word "religion", which comes from the Latin religare, meaning to bind or link. - Author: Gwenael Verez
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#15. Politics: Poli a Latin word meaning many and tics meaning bloodsucking creatures. - Author: Robin Williams
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#16. I pointed at Ascanio. Not another word. Latin is a dead language, but that doesn't mean you get to molest its corpse. Finish sweeping, ianitor. - Author: Ilona Andrews
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#17. There is a lovely root to the word humiliation - from the latin word humus, meaning soil or ground. When we are humiliated, we are in effect returning to the ground of our being. - Author: David Whyte
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#18. The word amateur derives from the Latin word amator, which means lover, devoted friend, or someone who is in avid pursuit of an objective. In the original sense, an amateur is someone who does something for the love of it. - Author: Ken Robinson
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#19. Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone. - Author: Hilaire Belloc
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#20. Science is only a Latin word for knowledge - Author: Carl Sagan
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#21. Scholars tell us that there was no word in ancient Latin or Greek for "self" as it is understood in contemporary usage. - Author: James Carroll
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#22. The Latin root of the word 'politics' means 'of the people.' Politics is about something bigger than electoral politics; in that sense, I feel like I'm already involved. - Author: Marianne Williamson
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#23. What does brace mean, anyway? Brace. Such an odd word. It comes from the Latin brachium, meaning arm. It means, as its heart, to embrace. It was a hug. A hug good-bye. - Author: Laurence Gonzales
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#24. Every real nation is a people of a common blood and descended from the same ancestors. A nation - from the Latin word meaning to be born - can have no other meaning. - Author: Sam Francis
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#25. Ah, yes, divorce ... from the Latin word meaning to rip out a man's genitals through his wallet. - Author: Robin Williams
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#26. After all, the word "travel" comes from the Latin "trepalium." Which, loosely translated, means "instrument of torture. - Author: Alice Steinbach
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#27. (The name vincristine comes from vinca, the Latin word for "bind.") - Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#28. The word "companion" comes from the Latin "cum" ("together") and "panis" ("bread"). - Author: Tim Chester
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#29. Halsted called this procedure the "radical mastectomy," using the word radical in the original Latin sense to mean "root"; he was uprooting cancer from its very source. - Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#30. The word "noise" is derived from the Latin word nausea. - Author: Michael Finkel
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#31. I much preferred Latin to Greek. I loved the language being such a pattern that you could not shift a word without the whole sentence falling to pieces. - Author: Alice Oswald
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#32. To use an obsolete Latin word, I might say, Ex Oriente lux; ex Occidente FRUX. From the East light; from the West fruit. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#33. I use "perpetrated" because it's the kind of word that passive-voice writers are fond of. They prefer long words of Latin origin to short Anglo-Saxon words - which compounds their trouble and makes their sentences still more glutinous. Short is better than long. Of the 701 words in - Author: William Zinsser
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#34. The word amateur comes from the Latin root meaning "to love. - Author: Steven Pressfield
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#35. Fraternize means to behave like a brother. Luke told me that. He said there was no corresponding word that meant to behave like a sister. Sororize, it would have to be, he said. From the Latin. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#36. The English word 'creativity' is derived from the Roman-Latin creo - to create. It is inextricably linked to the Western notion of a creator - a divine intervention and violent disrupter. - Author: Thorsten J. Pattberg
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#37. the word "conspire" came from the Latin for "breathing together. - Author: Ernest Greene
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#38. Oh, you're in television! That's interesting. No, I mean, the word television is interesting. It's a hybrid, you see: tele- comes from the greek, and -vision comes from the latin. It should have been either "telerama", or "procolvision". - Author: Graham Chapman
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#39. Do you know what passion is?"
I blink, confused.
"Most people think it only means desire. Arousal. Wild abandon. But that's not all. The word derives from the Latin. It means suffering. Submission. Pain and pleasure, Nikki. Passion. - Author: J. Kenner
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#40. Anthropologist Victor Turner writes that we are most free to explore identity in places outside of our normal routines, places that are in some way "betwixt and between." Turner calls them liminal, from the Latin word for "threshold. - Author: Sherry Turkle
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#41. Television? The word is half Greek, half Latin. No good can come of it. - Author: C.P. Scott
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#42. NOMISMA, MEANING 'COIN', was used by both Greeks and Romans. Our own word 'money' derives, via the French monnaie, from the Latin moneta, meaning the mint, where coins are struck. (In early Rome the mint was situated on the Capitoline Hill in the temple of Juno Moneta.) - Author: Norman Davies
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#43. I used the word 'prose' in the Trans-Siberian in the early Latin sense of prosa dictu. Poem seemed to me too pretentious, too narrow. Prose is more open, popular. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#44. The word 'comfort' comes from the Latin words for 'with' and 'strength' and originally meant operating from a position of power. - Author: Joseph Chilton Pearce
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#45. The roots of the word "compete" are the Latin con petire, which meant "to seek together. - Author: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
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#46. The word Universe is made up of two Latin words- uni (meaning "one") and versus (meaning "turned into"). It literally means "one turned into. - Author: Chris Prentiss
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#47. The word metastasis, used to describe the migration of cancer from one site to another, is a curious mix of meta and stasis - "beyond stillness" in Latin - an - Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#48. The word enchant comes from the Latin 'incantare', meaning to sing or chant magical words or sounds. - Author: Jonathan Goldman
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#49. Remuneration! O! That's the Latin word for three farthings - Author: William Shakespeare
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#50. The word comes from Latin roots com and templum, "with" and "temple. - Author: Gerald G. May
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#51. Word lessons, in particular the wouldst couldst shouldst have loved kind, were kept up, with much warlike thrashing, until I had committed the whole of French, Latin, and English grammars to memory ... - Author: John Muir
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#52. Liberal comes from the Latin liberalis, which means pertaining to a free man. In politics, to be liberal is to want to extend democracy through change and reform. One can see why that word had to be erased from our political lexicon. - Author: Gore Vidal
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#53. The very word mercy is derived from the Latin miserum cor, a sorrowful heart. Mercy is, therefore, a compassionate understanding of another's unhappiness. - Author: Fulton J. Sheen
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#54. We are a scientific civilization. That means a civilization in which knowledge and its integrity are crucial. Science is only a Latin word for knowledge ... Knowledge is our destiny. - Author: Jacob Bronowski
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#55. Using the tarot cards was like when he had begun learning Latin. He danced ever closer to that moment when he would understand the sentences without having to translate each word. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#56. The word 'translation' comes, etymologically, from the Latin for 'bearing across'. Having been borne across the world, we are translated men. It is normally supposed that something always gets lost in translation; I cling, obstinately to the notion that something can also be gained. - Author: Salman Rushdie
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#57. Orba (feminine), the Latin word for orphaned, parentless, childless, widowed. There was a time when I believed there was loss that could not be defined, that language had not caught up to death's enormity. But it has. Orbus, orba, orbum, orbi, orbae, orborum, orbo, orbis... - Author: Jacqueline Woodson
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#58. Medieval anatomists called women's external genitals the "pudendum," a word derived from the Latin pudere, meaning "to make ashamed." Our genitalia were thus named "from the shamefacedness that is in women to have them seen."1 - Author: Emily Nagoski
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#59. The word "religion" beautifully defines itself, of course. It translates "to bind" from the Latin
"re" means back and "ligare" means to tie up. All religions are straightjackets, jackets for the straight. - Author: Timothy Leary
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#60. A romantic, I think the word is. Latin for idiot. - Author: Tom Holt
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#61. (the term 'lunatic' derives from luna, the Latin word for moon). Many writers, from antiquity onwards, maintained that the mad were directly affected by the phases of the moon, with the full moon being the cause of the greatest agitation. - Author: Catharine Arnold
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#62. You haven't heard a damn word I've said. See, this is why I can't stand your kinds. You light your candles and mumble your latin spells and pray to a god who isn't there, doesn't care, or is just plain crazy or cruel or both. The world burns and you praise the asshole who either set it or let it. - Author: Rick Yancey
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#63. You grow up Latin in this country and you're a third class citizen from the word go, and so you have to deal with everything around you from that point of view and trying to feel entitled. - Author: John Leguizamo
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#64. I often refer to myself as a radical, reminding people that the word radical comes from the Latin word radix, meaning root. I think we need to get to the roots of problems as we try to solve them. I also like the word anti-capitalist. - Author: Cynthia Kauffman
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#65. Going back into the history of a word, very often into Latin, we come back pretty commonly to pictures or models of how things happen or are done. - Author: J.L. Austin
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#66. For most people bedtime was early, although Cicero admitted to writing speeches or books and reading papers at night (there was a Latin word for it, lucubrare - to work by lamplight). - Author: Anthony Everitt
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