Saturday, August 17, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: August 17

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HODIE: ante diem sextum decimum Kalendas Septembres

Cicada cicadae cara, formicae formica.
One cicada is dear to another, and ant to ant.

Canis timidus vehementius latrat quam mordet.
A scared dog barks more fiercely than he bites.

Amor mundum fecit.
Love made the world.

Bene vixit qui bene latuit.
He has lived well who has kept well hidden.


Cervus et Cornua Eius
Latin version and English version(s)

Delphinus et Pisciculus