R – Latin Quotes

Radicitus, comes! – Really rad, dude!
Radix lecti – Couch potato
Raptus regaliter – Royally screwed
Rara avis – A rare bird
Ratio et consilium propriae ducis artes – Reason and deliberation are the proper skills of a general
Re vera, cara mea, mea nil refert – Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn
Redde Caesari quae sunt Caesaris – Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar’s
Regnat non regitur qui nihil nisi quod vult facit – He is a king and not a subject who does only what he wishes. (Syrus)
Relata refero – I tell what I have been told. (Herodotos)
Rem tene, verba sequentur – Keep to the subject and the words will follow. (Cato Senior)
Repetitio est mater memoriae/ studiorum/ – Repetition is the mother of memory/studies
Requiescat in pace – Let him/her rest in peace. (May he/she rest in peace)
Rerum concordia discors – The concord of things through discord. (Horace)
Res firma mitescere nescit – A firm resolve does not know how to weaken
Res severa est verum gaudium – True joy is a serious thing. (Seneca)
Respice post te, mortalem te esse memento – Look around you, remember that you are mortal. (Tertullianus)
Respice, adspice, prospice – Examine the past, examine the present, examine the future (look to the past, the present, the future)
Revelare pecunia! – Show me the money!
Rex regnant sed non gubernat – The king reigns but does not govern
Rident stolidi verba Latina – Fools laugh at the Latin language. (Ovid)
Ridentem dicere verum quid vetat? – What prevents me from speaking the truth with a smile? (Horace)
Risu inepto res ineptior nulla est – There is nothing more foolish than a foolish laugh. (Catullus)
Romani ite domus – Yankee go home! (Monty Phyton’s The Life of Brian)
Romani quidem artem amatoriam invenerunt – You know, the Romans invented the art of love
Rumores volant. / Rumor volat – Rumors fly. / Rumor flies

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