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 All and Sundry.All Fools’ Day (April 1st). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
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.”   1
 


 All and Sundry.All Fools’ Day (April 1st). 

 
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