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Posted: 1/30/2002 12:20:40 PM EDT
What is the literal translation of the following: Ignorantque datos, ne quisquam serviat, enses. [sniper]
Link Posted: 1/30/2002 12:49:59 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/30/2002 1:33:34 PM EDT by Nimrod1193]
"And knows not that the sword was given for this, that none need live a slave." This is from Book 4 of Lucan's "Belli Civilis" (Civil War). The complete quote is as follows: "Sed regna timentur ob ferrum et saeuis libertas uritur armis, ignorantque datos, ne quisquam seruiat, enses." Translated: "But tyranny is feared as dealing death; and Freedom's self is galled by ruthless arms; and knows not that the sword was given for this, that none need live a slave." Hope this helps.
Link Posted: 1/30/2002 5:21:51 PM EDT
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