Talent voor Taal
Quae legentem fefellissent, transferentem fugere non possunt.
Dingen die de lezer ontgaan, kan de vertaler niet over het hoofd zien.
“Charles V said that a man who knew four languages was worth four men; and Alexander the Great so valued learning, that he used to say he was more indebted to Aristotle for giving him knowledge that, than his father Philip for giving him life.”
Thomas Babington Macaulay