WISDOMS

Arcadians skilled in song will sing my woes upon the hills. Softly shall my bones repose, if you in future sing my loves upon your pipe.
Virgil

Arcem facere ex cloaca.

Arcem facere ex closa.

Arcesse ad extremum scientiam.

Archæology is not only the handmaid of history, it is also the conservator of art.
Lytton

Archdeacon Pratt would eat no fat.

Archer that shoots over, misses as much as he that falls short.
Michel De Montaigne

Architecture exhibits the greatest extent of the difference from nature which may exist in works of art. It involves all the powers of design, and is sculpture and painting inclusively. It shows the greatness of man, and should at the same time teach him humility.
Coleridge

Architecture is frozen music!
Madame de Staël

Architecture is the art of how to waste space.
Philipp Johnson

Architecture is the art which so disposes and adorns the edifices raised by man, for whatsoever uses, that the sight of them may contribute to his mental health, power, and pleasure.
Ruskin

Architecture is the printing-press of all ages, and gives a history of the state of the society in which it was erected, from the cromlech of the Druids, to those toy-shops of royal bad taste, - Carlton House and the Brighton Pavilion. The Tower and Westminster Abbey are glorious pages in the history of time, and tell the story of an iron despotism, and the cowardice of unlimited power.
Lady Morgan

Architecture is the work of nations.
Ruskin

Architektur ist die Kunst, Platz zu verschwenden.

Architektur ist eine Art Macht - Beredsamkeit in Formen, bald überredend, selbst schmeichelnd, bald bloß befehlend.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), Götzendämmerung

Architektur ist erstarrte Musik.
Friedrich von Schelling

Architektur ist gefrorne Musik.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860), Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung (1819)

Architektur: das Blühen der Geometrie.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Arco da mattina empie la mulina; arco da sera tempo rasserena.

Arco muito retesado é arco quebrado.

Arco per rallentar, piaga non sana.

Arco sempre armado, ou frouxo, ou quebrado.

Arcobaleno di mattina, tutto il giorno pioviggina.

Arcobaleno porta il sereno.

Arcobaleno, domani è sereno.

Arco-da-velha por água espera.

Arcum intensio frangit, animum remissio.
(Publ. Syr.)

Arcum intensio frangit, animum remissio.
(Publilius Syrus)
Allzu straff zersprengt den Bogen.

Arcus nimium tersus rumpitur.

Arcus tensus saepius rumpitur.
pt] Corda puxada se quebra.

Arde mais a lenha verde que pedras enxutas.

Arde o fogo segundo a lenha do bosque.

Arde o verde pelo seco, e paga o justo pelo pecador.

Arde o verde pelo seco.

Ardet nec consumitur.

Ardeur n. État particulier de l'amour sans expérience.
Ambrose Bierce, 1842-1914

Ardientemente he deseado comer esta pascua con vosotros.

Ardor for learning became so far a madness.
Jean Jacques Rousseau, The Confessions

Ardua ad gloriam via.
pt] Nenhum caminho de rosas conduz à glória.

Ardua molimur, sed nulla, nisi ardua, virtus.

Ardua res regi carum simul esse gregi.

Are afflictions aught but mercies in disguise?
Mallet

Are afflictions aught
But mercies in disguise? th' alternate cup,
Medicinal though bitter, and prepar'd
By love's own hand for salutary ends.
Mallet

Are not great men the models of nations?
Owen Meredith

Are there no stones in heaven
But what serve for the thunder?
Shakespeare

Are there traitors at the table that the loaf is turned the wrong side upwards?

Are we not like the actor of old times, who wore his mask so long his face took its likeness?
L. E. Landon

Are we not one? are we not join'd by heav'n?
Each interwoven with the other's fate?
Are we not mix'd like streams of meeting rivers
Whose blended waters are no more distinguish'd,
But roll into the sea one common flood?
Rowe

Are we proud and passionate, malicious and revengeful? Is this to be like-minded with Christ, who was meek and lowly?
Tillotson

Are women books? says Hodge, then would mine were
An Almanack, to change her every year.
Franklin

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