Saturday, October 19, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: October 19

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HODIE: ante diem quartum decimum Kalendas Novembres

Aliud noctua sonat, aliud cornix.
The owl make one sound, the crow another.

Sicut it, ire sinas, nam sic vult, sicut it, ire;
Sicut enim nunc it, semper sic ivit et ibit.

Deliberando discitur sapientia.
By pondering, wisdom is learned.

Nil magis amat cupiditas, quam quod non licet.
Greed loves nothing more than what is not allowed.


Anguis et Milvus
Latin version and English version(s)

Canis Dormiens et Lupus
Latin version and English version(s)


Greek and Roman Ghost Stories
by Lacy Collison-Morley

Legends of the Birds
by Charles Godfrey Leland