HODIE (Roman Calendar): ante diem decimum Kalendas Iulias.
MYTHS and LEGENDS: The art image for today's legend shows Achilles and Chiron, and there are more images here.
TODAY'S MOTTOES and PROVERBS:
3-WORD MOTTOES: Today's 3-word verb-less motto is Virtus propter se (English: Excellence for its own sake).
ANIMAL PROVERBS: Today's animal proverb is Non dentes cernas, si detur equus, neque spernas (English: If someone gives you a horse, don't look at its teeth, and don't turn it away -- in other words: don't look a gift-horse in the mouth).
POLYDORUS: Today's proverb from Polydorus is: Cum mortuis non nisi larvae luctantur (English: None but ghosts wrestle with the dead).
GREEK PROVERBS: Today's proverb is Ἁ δὴ χεὶρ την χεῖρα νίζει (English: One hand washes the other).
BREVISSIMA: The distich poster for today is Sapiens Desipiens . Click here for a full-sized view.
And here are today's proverbial LOLcats:
Honos habet onus.
Public office is a burden.
Somnum ne rumpe leoni.
Disturb not the lion's sleep.
PHAEDRI FABULAE: The illustrated fable from Phaedrus for today is Panthera et pastores, a story about consequences: Latin text and Smart's translation.
STEINHOWEL: The illustrated fable from Steinhowel for today is De lupo et haedo, a story about a kid home alone: Latin text and English versions.