Monday, September 16, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: September 16

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HODIE: ante diem sextum decimum Kalendas Octobres

In mari magno pisces capiuntur.
In the big sea is where fishes are caught.

Aquilam volare, delphinum natare doces.
You're teaching the eagle to fly, the dolphin to swim.
[no wonder the dolphin is laughing at you!]

Amor mentes nectit.
Love entwines minds.

Qui dormit, non peccat.
He who sleeps does not sin.


Vipera et Auceps
Latin version and English version(s)

Lepores et Ranae
Latin version and English version(s)