Monday, August 5, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: August 5

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HODIE: Nonae Augustae

Durate atque expectate cicadas.
Endure [the winter] and await the cicadas [of spring].

In asini aures canere.
To sing in a donkey's ears.

Fama crescit eundo.
Rumor grows as it goes.

Fiat lux!
Let there be light!


Rana et Vulpes
Latin version and English version(s)

Bos Laborans et Vitula
Latin version and English version(s)


Perseus the Gorgon Slayer by W. J. Gordon

Roman Art by Nancy Thompson