Sermo datur cunctis; animi sapientia paucis

Iohannes Aurum

Technicus Auxiliarius

  • Technicus Auxiliarius

Why do you want this translated?
 

Matthaeus

Vemortuicida strenuus

  • Civis Illustris

  • Patronus

[The power of] ſpeech is given to all, the wiſdom of ſpirit to few.

Change all u's to v's when in all caps.
 

Manus Correctrix

QVAE CORRIGIT

  • Civis Illustris

This is a quotation. You just need to look it up.

The only comment to make is that the animi (‘of mind’) in the original is pretty much superfluous.
 

Bitmap

Civis Illustris

  • Civis Illustris

  • Patronus

Cursor Nictans dixit:
The only comment to make is that the animi (‘of mind’) in the original is pretty much superfluous.
no, it's not. Leaving it out would ruin the hexametre
 

Manus Correctrix

QVAE CORRIGIT

  • Civis Illustris

OK, I’ll rephrase that as ‘superfluous to the meaning’.
 

Bitmap

Civis Illustris

  • Civis Illustris

  • Patronus

i think a similar request has come up before, but i can't seem to find it
 
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