|Qui potest capere capiat||Let him accept it who can. Freely: If the shoe fits, wear it|
|a diis quidem immortalibus quæ potest homini major esse pœna, furore atque dementia?||what greater punishment can the immortal gods inflict upon man than madness or insanity? (Cicero)|
|alterius non sit qui suus esse potest||let no man be slave of another who can be his own master (motto of Paracelsus)|
|anima certe, quia spiritus, in sicco habitare non potest; ideo in sanguine fertur habitare||the soul, which is spirit, cannot dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood (St. Augustine)|
|assiduo labuntur tempora motu, non secus ad flumen. Neque enim consistere flumen. Nec levis hora potest||time glides by with constant movement, not unlike a stream. For neither can a stream stay its course, nor can the fleeting hour (Ovid)|
|beatus autem esse sine virtute nemo potest||no one can be happy without virtue (Cicero)|
|beatus enim nemo dici potest extra veritatem projectus||no one can be called happy who is living a life of falsehood (Seneca)|
|capiat qui capere possit||let him take who can (i.e., catch as catch can)|
|cogi qui potest nescit mori||the one who can be compelled knows not how to die (Seneca)|
|conventio privatorum non potest publico juri derogare||an agreement between individuals cannot set aside public law|
|cuicunque aliquis quid concedit, concedere videtur et id, sine quo res ipsa esse non potest||to whomsoever someone grants a thing, the same one grants that without which the thing cannot be enjoyed (i.e., the use of something is implied in the giving of it)|
|damnum sine injuria esse potest||loss without injury is deemed possible|
|decorum ab honesto non potest separari||propriety cannot be separated from what is honorable (Cicero)|
|delegatus non potest delegare||a delegate cannot delegate|
|derivativa potestas non potest esse major primitiva||the power derived cannot be greater than that from which it is derived|
|dicere enim bene nemo potest, nisi qui prudenter intelligit||no one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject (Cicero)|
|diis proximus ille est quem ratio, non ira movet, qui facta rependens consilio punire potest||he is next to the gods, whom reason, not passion, impels, and who, after weighing the facts, can measure the punishment with discretion (Claudian)|
|eripere vitam nemo non homini potest; at nemo mortem; mille ad hanc aditus patent||anyone may take life from man, but no one death; a thousand gates stand open to it (Seneca)|
|ex falsis, ut ab ipsis didicimus, verum effici non potest||from the false, as they have themselves taught us, we can obtain nothing true (Cicero)|
|exercitatio potest omnia||perseverance conquers all things (also, practice makes perfect)|
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