Thursday, October 31, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: October 31

Here is a round-up of today's proverbs and fables. You can keep up with the latest posts by using the RSS feed, or you might prefer to subscribe by email.

HODIE: pridie Kalendas Novembres



Leonem stimulas.
You're provoking a lion.




Fessa prius somno quam tradas lumina, dices:
   Fugit ut ista dies, sic mihi vita fugit.
[English]




Avarus animus nullo satiatur lucro.
The greedy soul is satisfied by no amount of profit.




O pessimum periclum, quod opertum latet!
O worst possible danger, which lurks in hiding!



AESOP'S FABLES:

Pisciculus et Piscator
Latin version and English version(s)




Ranae Duae et Puteus
Latin version and English version(s)



BOOKS ONLINE:

The Idea of the Labyrinth by Penelope Reed Doob



Myths and Legends by Thomas J. Shahan



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