sum quod eris

I am what you will be

Notes

A gravestone inscription to remind the reader of the inevitability of death (cf. memento mori). Also rendered fui quod sis ("I have been what you are") and tu fui ego eris ("I have been you, you will be I").

Words

  • sumoppositely, sity
  • quodbecause, that, the fact that, the point that, what, whereas, which