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  • Always faithful Semper Fidelis (Marine motto)
  • Always ready Semper Paratus (Coast Guard motto)
  • Thus ever to tyrants Sic semper tyrannis (Virginia motto)
  • Faster, higher, stronger Citius, altius, fortius (Olympic motto)
  • Something for something Quid pro quo
  • Time flies Tempus fugit
  • Method of operation Modus operandi
  • A god out of a machine Deus ex machina
  • Lamb of GodAgnus dei
  • Nurturing mother Alma mater
  • Wise manHomo Sapien
  • Seize the day Carpe diem
  • Seize the night Carpe noctem
  • I think, therefore I am Cogito ergo sum
  • No contest Nolo contendere
  • Friend of the court Amicus curiae
  • Court order Habeas corpus
  • Not of sound mind Non compos mentis
  • Under penalty Subpoena
  • It does not follow Non sequitur
  • In wine, truth In vino, veritas
  • From many, one E pluribus unum
  • Entirely En toto
  • End justifies the meansExitus acta porbat
  • Go on without limit Ad infinitum
  • In glassIn vitero
  • In the wombIn Utero
  • Good faith Bona fide
  • As such Per se
  • Buyer beware Caveat emptor
  • Not present In absentia
  • On the first face Prima facie
  • For exampleExempli gratia (e.g)
  • That is Id est (i.e)
  • In matter of In re
  • By the fact Ipso facto
  • From the fact De facto
  • After the fact Ex post facto
  • For all Omnibus
  • For the moment Ex tempore
  • Oh, the time, oh, the morals O tempora, O mores
  • Roman peace Pax Romana
  • And you, Brutus Et tu Brute
  • Under the voice Sotto voce
  • Slip of the tongueLapsus linguea
  • Someone not welcome Persona non grata
  • Without a fee Pro bono
  • For this purpose Ad hoc
  • Before the war Antebellum
  • With great praise Magna cum laude
  • In good faith Bona fide
  • Behold the man Ecce homo
  • Solid Earth Terra firma
  • Unknown territory Terra incognita
  • In the middle level Mezzanine
  • In the middle age Mesozoic
  • Racecourse Curriculum
  • Make alike Facsimile
  • Almost an island Peninsula
  • Elsewhere Alibi
  • SolemnityGravitas
  • Up the ladder Escalator
  • Sound Sonata
  • Listen Audi
  • Sweet song Dulcimer
  • Servant Valet
  • To speak alone Soliloquy
  • Handwritten Manuscript
  • Little hand Manacle
  • Leaf Folio
  • Little worm Vermillion
  • BearOrson