HODIE (Roman Calendar): ante diem quartum Kalendas Ianuarias.
MYTHS and LEGENDS: The art image for today's legend shows The Flight of Aeneas, and there are more images here.
TODAY'S MOTTOES and PROVERBS:
3-WORD MOTTOES: Today's 3-word verb-less motto is Nihil sine labore (English: Nothing without hard work).
ANIMAL PROVERBS: Today's animal proverb is Camelus, cupiens cornua, aures perdidit (English: The camel, hoping for horns, lost its ears).
POLYDORUS: Today's proverb from Polydorus is: Omnia probate, quod bonum est, tenete (English: Try all things; what is good, keep).
GREEK PROVERBS: Today's proverb is Ὀῖκος φίλος οἶκος ἄριστος (English: Dear house, best house... something like our "east or west, home is best").
BREVISSIMA: The distich poster for today is Nil Magis Nostrum Est Quam Tempus. Click here for a full-sized view.
And here are today's proverbial LOLcats:
Lux umbra dei est.
Light is God's shadow.
Non omnes sancti qui calcant limina templi.
Not all are holy who tread the temple's threshold.
FABULAE FACILES: The fable from the Fabulae Faciles widget is Haedus et Lupus Fores Pulsans, a "home alone" fable (this fable has a vocabulary list).
MILLE FABULAE: The fable from the Mille Fabulae et Una widget is Vespertilio Perfidus, the story of the ambiguous bat.
And there is also a new Latin LOLBaby: Sic itur ad astra!