Thursday, January 9, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: January 9

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: antediem quintum Idus Ianuarias



Lupus non leporem sed lupum generat.
A wolf bears not a rabbit but a wolf.




Si duo proponas mala, quaelibet ut faciamus,
Unum sumamus minus, ut maius caveamus.
[English]





Fames optimus coquus.
Hunger is the best cook.




Fac hodie: fugit haec non reditura dies.
Do it today:
this day runs away, not to return.



AESOP'S FABLES:

Scarabaeus, Lepus, et Aquila

Simia et Vulpes, Iter Facientes
Latin version and English version(s)



BOOKS ONLINE:

Fables and Satires by Sir Brooke Boothby




Plant Lore, Legends, and Lyrics by R. Folkard



No comments: