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From: "John Steele Gordon" <>
Subject: Re: Forte Posce Animum [was Joan, FMoK [was:Joan Holland]]
Date: Sat, 04 Aug 2001 12:24:47 GMT
References: <hY2a7.2201$jf6.49913@eagle.america.net>, <na.0790614aa4.a80420pmoynagh@argonet.co.uk>, <WsKa7.233$t03.7607@eagle.america.net>


"D. Spencer Hines" <> wrote in message
news:WsKa7.233$...
> Surely. Happy To Help.
>
> There are several translations of _Fortem Posce Animum_, but the one I
> prefer is:
>
> "Ask For A Brave Spirit".

To give credit where credit is due, the phrase was coined by the Roman
writer Juvenal (c. 55-130).

JSG



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