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to thy own self be true


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11:54 Sep 4, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: to thy own self be true
to remind myself not to give in and rise above problems which arise

Summary of answers provided
na +1Consta tibiRita Cavaiani



2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Consta tibi

The sentence is Cicero's; he used it with the same meaning of being true to yourself
Consta = imperative of the verb consto (be true)
tibi = to you (yourself)

Rita Cavaiani
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 9

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agree  CLS Lexi-tech: consta is at the root of "constance"
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