caput inter nubila (condit)

(he plunges) [his] head in the clouds

Notes

So aggrandized as to be beyond practical (earthly) reach or understanding (from Virgil's Aeneid and the shorter form appears in John Locke's Two Treatises of Government)

Words

  • caputcapital, captain, chief, head, leader, summit, top
  • interabout, approximately, around, roughly