non omnia possumus omnes

Latin quotation from Virgil
non om·​nia pos·​su·​mus om·​nes | \ nōn-ˈȯm-nē-ä-ˌpȯ-su̇-mu̇s-ˈȯm-ˌnās How to pronounce non omnia possumus omnes (audio) \

Definition of non omnia possumus omnes

: we all are not capable of all things : we can't all of us do everything

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