tempus edax rerum

Latin quotation from Ovid tem·pus edax re·rum \ ˈtem-pu̇s-ˌe-ˌdäks-ˈrā-ru̇m \

Definition of tempus edax rerum

:time, that devours all things

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to praise usually to excess

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