Are you kidding me? I got a college degree and ended up becoming a beancounter anyways.
TIL the expression "bean counter". In German we have "Erbsenzähler" – not specifically for accountants, though, but for people who are pedantic in general.
Haec igitur et talia circumspicienda sunt in omni officio [et consuetudo exercitatioque capienda], ut boni ratiocinatores officiorum esse possimus et addendo deducendoque videre, quae reliqui summa fiat, ex quo quantum cuique debeatur intellegas.
Though if you're big on the usability of the language, Latin might not be the right one to learn...