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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.

NUMBER: 1951
AUTHOR: Virgil (70–19 B.C.)
QUOTATION: … I saw these terrible things,
and took great part in them.
(… quaeque ipse miserrima vidi
et quorum pars magna fui.)
ATTRIBUTION: VIRGIL, The Aeneid, trans. James H. Mantinband, book 2, lines 5–6, p. 25 (1964).

This sentence has also been translated as: “All of which misery I saw, and a great part of which I was.” Aeneas was describing the sack of Troy.