O mors, quam amara est memoria tua homini pacem habenti in substantiis suis: viro quieto, et cujus viæ directæ sunt in omnibus, et adhuc valenti accipere cibum! O mors, bonum est judicium tuum homini indigenti, et qui minoratur viribus, defecto ætate, et cui de omnibus cura est, et incredibili, qui perdit patientiam!
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- by Bible or other Sacred Texts , Sirach, 41:1-4 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , from Ecclesiasticus (Sirach), 41:1-2. [an adaptation] DUT ENG FRE ITA ; composed by Johannes Brahms, Hans Fleischer.
Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Bible or other Sacred Texts) , Sirach, 41:1-4
- FRE French (Français) (Bible or other Sacred Texts)
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