Tattoo With great power comes great responsibility

By Aarón Ruiz, in 'English to Latin Translation', Jul 5, 2019.

  1. Aarón Ruiz New Member

    “With great power comes great responsibility” Hey guys, I’m not a latin speaker, but I’d like to get a tatoo of this phrase. So I found this community and you all seem very nice. Thank you in advance.
    Last edited by Aarón Ruiz, Jul 5, 2019
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  2. Bitmap Civis Illustris

    • Civis Illustris
    Location:
    Cygnea, Gena
    I agree.
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  3. Adrian Civis Illustris

    • Civis Illustris
    I am not sure if literal rendering would make any sensible translation
    This is merely a rudimentary proposal:

    Magna potestas magna praestatione opprimitur - great power is burdened with great responsibility.
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  4. Dantius Homo Sapiens

    • Civis Illustris
    Location:
    in orbe lacteo
    Perhaps also something like magnae potestati magna bene faciendi obligatio iniungitur though I'm not really sure of the best way to say "responsibility"
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  5. scrabulista Consul

    • Consul
    Location:
    Tennessee
    If you like biblical, there's
    cui multum datum est multum quaeretur ab eo
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