|supra vires||beyond one’s powers (Horace)|
|animus tamen omnia vincit; ille etiam vires corpus habere facit||courage conquers all things; it even gives strength to the body (Ovid)|
|compello, vis vires (pl.), coactum||force|
|Contra Felicem vix deus vires habet||Against a lucky man a god scarcely has power|
|cælitus mihi vires||my strength is from heaven|
|Cæsar non supra grammaticos||Cæsar has no authority over the grammarians|
|cœlitus mihi vires||my strength is from heaven|
|dant vires gloriam||strength gives glory|
|deficiunt vires||strength is wanting|
|dum vires annique sinunt, tolerate laborem; jam veniet tacito curva senecta pede||whilst your strength and years permit, you should endure and encounter labor; remember that crooked age, with silent steps, will soon arrive (Ovid)|
|ego sum rex Romanus et supra grammaticam||I am king of the Romans and above grammar (Emperor Sigismund at the Council of Constance)|
|et minimæ vires frangere quassa valent||a little force will break that which has been cracked already (Ovid)|
|imperator … intra ecclesiam, non supra ecclesiam est||the emperor is in the Church, not above the Church (St. Ambrose)|
|ingenium superat vires||genius overcomes strength|
|Intra vires||Within the power|
|minimæ vires frangere quassa valent||very little avails to break a bruised thing (Ovid)|
|multis e gentibus vires||from many peoples, strength (motto of Saskatchewan)|
|ne sutor supra crepidam (judicaret) (also, ne sutor ultra crepidam)||let not the shoemaker judge beyond his last (i.e., speak of things he does not know) (Pliny the Elder)|
|nec meus audet rem tentare pudor, quam vires ferre recusent||my modesty does not permit me to attempt a thing which my powers are not equal to accomplish (Virgil)|
|neglecta solent incendia sumere vires||a fire, if neglected, always gathers in strength (Horace)|
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