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Definition of Fortes fortuna adiuvat

Fortes fortuna adiuvat Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Fortune favors the brave. (Terence)
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"Fortune favours the bold", "Fortune favours the brave", "Fortune helps the brave", and "Fortune favours the strong" are common translations of the Latin proverbs:
  • Audentes Fortuna Iuvat (present participle of the verb audeo, to dare), literally: "Fortune helps those daring"
  • Audentes Fortuna Adiuvat, literally: Fortune comes to the aid of those daring
  • Fortuna Audaces Iuvat (from the adjective audax, audacis, from the verb audeo), literally: "Fortune helps the bold".

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