suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

Latin quotation from Claudio Acquaviva
sua·​vi·​ter in mo·​do, for·​ti·​ter in re | \ ˈswä-wi-ˌter-in-ˈmȯ-dō ˈfȯr-ti-ˌter-in-ˈrā How to pronounce suaviter in modo, fortiter in re (audio) \

Definition of suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

: pleasantly in manner, powerfully in deed

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