|scene of action||pulvis|
|a personal action (or right) dies with the person||actio personalis moritur cum persona|
|an action will not be right unless the intention is right, for from it comes the action. Again, the intention will not be right unless the state of the mind has been right, for from it proceeds the intention (Seneca)||recta actio non erit, nisi recta fuit voluntas, ab hac enim est actio. Rursus, voluntas non erit recta, nisi habitus animi rectus fuerit, ab hoc enim est voluntas|
|as much in action as in intention||tam facti quam animi|
|bad deed, crime, villainy, deed, action||facina -oris|
|dust, powder, arena, scene of action||pulvis|
|For a lawsuit or action||Ad litem|
|he alone appears to me to live and to enjoy life, who, being engaged in some business, seeks reputation by some famous action, or some useful art (Sallust)||is mihi demum vivere et frui anima videtur, qui aliquo negotio intentus, præclari facinoris aut artis bonæ famam quærit|
|he portrays a dolphin in the woods and a boar in the waves (i.e., he introduces objects unsuited to the scene) (Horace)||delphinum silvis appingit, fluctibus aprum|
|like a scene in a play||in theatro ludus|
|Resolutely in action, gently in manner. (To do unhesitatingly what must be done but accomplishing it as inoffensively as possible)||Fortiter in re, suaviter in modo|
|take violent action||saevio|
|the bed in which a wife lies is always the scene of quarrels and mutual recriminations; there is very little chance of sleep there (Juvenal)||semper habet lites alternaque jurgia lectus, in quo nupta jacet; minimum dormitur in illo|
|the fame of men of action is immortal||strenuorum immortale nomen|
|the leader of the action was a woman (Virgil)||dux fœmina facti (or, dux femina facti)|
|The scene of the crime||Locus delicti|
|then there is the usual scene when lovers are excited with each other, quarrels, entreaties, reproaches, and then fondling reconciliation (Tacitus)||tum, ut adsolet in amore et ira, jurgia, preces, exprobratio, satisfactio|
|to rage, be furious, take violent action||saevio|
|virtue consists in action||virtus in actione consistit|
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