Friday, August 7, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: August 7

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HODIE: ante diem septimum Idus Augustas

Mus salit in stratum, cum scit non adfore catum.
The mouse jumps on the tablecloth
when it knows the cat's not there.

Si vis ut placeant, da vultu munera laeto;
Donantem laete diligit ipse deus.

Amicus res rara.
A friend is a rare thing.

Messe tenus propria vive.
Live within your harvest.


Aesopus et Arcus
Latin version and English version(s)

Cervus ad Stabulum Confugiens
Latin version and English version(s)