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ex nihilo nihil fit

[ eks -ni-hi-loh -ni-hil -fit; English eks -nahy-hi-loh -nahy-hil -fit, nee-hi-loh -nee-hil ]
/ ɛks ˈnɪ hɪˌloʊ ˈnɪ hɪl ˈfɪt; English ɛks ˈnaɪ hɪˌloʊ ˈnaɪ hɪl ˈfɪt, ˈni hɪˌloʊ ˈni hɪl /
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Latin.
nothing is created from nothing.
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