Latine Quotes

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Arthur Conan Doyle often used latine quotes in his works. He read and studied Latin during his school days at Stonyhurst College, held by Jesuits.

In Arthur Conan Doyle Fictions

  • « Populus me sibilat, at mihi plaudo. Ipse domi simul ac nummos contemplor in arca. » : The public hisses at me, but I applaud myself in my own house, and simultaneously contemplate the money in my chest. (Horatio, Book 1, Satire 1). (A Study in Scarlet, 2605)