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All cannot do all

Horace says, “Non omnia possumus omnes.” German proverb, “Ein jeder kann nicht alles.” All are not equally clever. Or rather, “Be not surprised that I cannot do what you can do, for we are not all exactly alike.”

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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