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15:31 Jul 13, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: what doesnt kill me makes me stronger
tattoo design / motto
QUENTIN SEIK
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Quod non me destruit me nutrit
Vidmantas Stilius
naquod non me interficit me confirmatNigel Patterson


  

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quod non me interficit me confirmat


Explanation:
You may prefer 'destruit' (destroys) to 'interficit' (kills)

Hope it's useful.

Nigel Patterson
United States
Local time: 22:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 12
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9 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Quod non me destruit me nutrit


Explanation:
I think it's the opposite to what has been asked several times on proz.com (also for a tattoo); Quod me nutrit me destruit (whatever nourishes me destroys me).


Your version would sound

Quod non me destruit me nutrit.

Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 06:39
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kirill Semenov
1171 days
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