sunt lacrimae rerum

Latin quotation from Virgil
sunt la·cri·mae re·rum | \su̇nt-ˌlä-kri-ˌmī-ˈrā-ru̇m \

Definition of sunt lacrimae rerum 

: there are tears for things : there is pity for misfortune also : there are tears in things : life is tragic

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