"Veni, Vidi, Vici" -- is there anything comparable in modern English?

A neighbour and I were debating this earlier. He was of the opinion that modern English doesn't have the capacity to be so concise and meaningful anymore. Since the closest equivalent I could think of was the "Slip, Slop, Slap" skin cancer prevention campaign, I almost agree. Can anyone restore my... show more A neighbour and I were debating this earlier. He was of the opinion that modern English doesn't have the capacity to be so concise and meaningful anymore. Since the closest equivalent I could think of was the "Slip, Slop, Slap" skin cancer prevention campaign, I almost agree.

Can anyone restore my faith in the English language? Is there anything in English as good as "I came, I saw, I conquered"?
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