Nemo igitur vir magnus sine aliquo adflatu divino umquam fuit

No great man ever existed who did not enjoy some portion of divine inspiration


From Cicero's De Natura Deorum, Book 2, 167


  • nemono one, nobody
  • igiturconsequently, for this reason, therefore
  • virhero, man, man of courage
  • magnusgreat, important, large
  • umquamat any time, ever