Te occidere possunt sed te edere non possunt nefas est

They can kill you, but they cannot eat you, it is against the law.

Notes

The motto of the fictional Enfield Tennis Academy in the David Foster Wallace novel Infinite Jest. Translated in the novel as "They can kill you, but the legalities of eating you are quite a bit dicier".

Words

  • sedand indeed, but, what is more
  • nonnot
  • nefassin, wrong