Nocha comhain cath fiora.

Nocha comhain cath fiora.

(not * preserve/protect * battle * men)

Battle does not spare men.

The saying ("senárusc") is quoted in “Beatha Aodha Ruaidh Uí Dhomhnaill” by Lughaidh Ó Cléirigh.

“Ní chaomhnaíonn cath fir” in Modern Irish.