verba ita sunt intelligenda ut res magis valeat quam pereat

words are to be understood such that the subject matter may be more effective than wasted


When explaining a given subject, it is important to clarify rather than confuse.


  • itaso, thus
  • resaffair, being, busines, case, circumstance, condition, deed, event, fact, matter, object, occurrence, thing
  • magisfor preference, more, rather, to a greater extent