Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: February 25

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HODIE: ante diem quintum Kalendas Martias

Domi leones, foris vulpes.
Lions at home, foxes in public.

Tolle moras ut agas animo quod es ante paratus;
Quodque malum est fugias ut bene tolle moras.

Amicus est tamquam alter idem.
A friend is like another self.

Vino tempera.
Keep your drinking under control.


Panthera et Rustici
Latin version and English version(s)

Cicada et Noctua


Ovid: The Heroides
translated by Tony Kline

Thirty More Famous Stories
retold by James Baldwin