Translations into English:
- existing because of oneselfOr "being one's own cause". Traditionally, a being that owes its existence to no other being, hence God or a Supreme Being |cf.Primum Mobile|.
ens causa sui
|Studendi causa huc veni.||I came here to study.|
|Praeterea fietur nulla distinctio condita in civili decreto , juridico aut internationali gentis aut finium cujus est aliquis , sive gens aut fines liberi sunt , sive sub tutella , sive non suae potestatis sive subacti termino aliquo sui imperii .||Furthermore , no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political , jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs , whether it be independent , trust , non-self-governing or under any other limitation of sovereignty .|
|Quae est causa?||What's the cause?|
|Omnis homo , ut rei publicae socius , sociali securitati jus habet ; hic homo jus habet satisfactionem impetrare jurum publicorum , sociorum humanorumque quae necessaria ad suam dignitatem et progressum liberum sui est , per laborem suae patriae et operam aliarum gentium , pro temperatione et divitiis omnis gentis .||Everyone , as a member of society , has the right to social security and is entitled to realization , through national effort and international co-operation and in accordance with the organization and resources of each State , of the economic , social and cultural rights indispensable for his dignity and the free development of his personality .|