Sunday, November 10, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: November 10

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: ante diem quartum Idus Novembres

Dormienti vulpi cadit intra os nihil.
While a fox is sleeping,
no (food) is just going to fall into her mouth.

Cum fueris felix, quae sunt adversa caveto:
Non eodem cursu respondent ultima primis.

Cotidie multatur, qui semper timet.
If you are always afraid,
you pay the price of fear every day.

Spina etiam grata est, ex qua spectatur rosa.
Even a thorn is welcome when it bears a rose.


Lepus et Canis
Latin version and English version(s)

Pluto et Hercules
Latin version and English version(s)