Monday, August 26, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: August 26

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HODIE: ante diem septimum Kalendas Septembres

Domi leones, foris vulpes.
Lions at home, foxes outdoors.

Cicadae apem comparas.
You're comparing a bee to a cicada.

Qui multum habet, plus cupit.
He who has much wants more.

Ex socio cognoscitur vir.

You know a man by his companion.


Viatores Duo et Bipennis
Latin version and English version(s)

Harundo et Quercus
Latin version and English version(s)


Euripides's Alcestis
translated by George Theodoridis