quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

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Latin quotation from Juvenal quis cus·to·di·et ip·sos cus·to·des? \ˌkwi-sku̇s-ˈtō-dē-ˌet-ˌip-ˌsō-sku̇s-ˈtō-ˌdās\

Definition of quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

  1. :  who will guard the guards themselves?


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