HODIE (Roman Calendar): Idus Octobres, the Ides of October.
MYTHS and LEGENDS: The art image for today's legend shows Hylas and the Nymphs, and there are more images here.
TODAY'S MOTTOES and PROVERBS:
3-WORD MOTTOES: Today's 3-word verb-less motto is Arte non vi (English: By skill, not force).
ANIMAL PROVERBS: Today's animal proverb is Ovem in fronte, vulpem in corde gerit (English: He has the face of a sheep but the heart of a wolf).
POLYDORUS: Today's proverb from Polydorus is: Divitiae si affluant, nolite cor apponere (English: If riches abound, do not set your heart on them).
GREEK PROVERBS: Today's proverb is Ἐχῖνος τὸν τόκον ἀναβάλλει (English: The hedgehog puts off giving birth... but the longer the hedgehog mom waits, the pricklier the little one becomes, and the harder the birth will be!).
BREVISSIMA: The distich poster for today is Currus Mentis. Click here for a full-sized view.
And here are today's proverbial LOLcats:
Ut ameris, amabilis esto.
To be loved, be lovable.
Nulli iniuria facienda.
Do wrong to no one.
PHAEDRI FABULAE: The illustrated fable from Phaedrus for today is De lusu et severitate, a story about taking time to relax: Latin text and Smart's translation.
STEINHOWEL: The illustrated fable from Steinhowel for today is De vulpe, lupo et simio, a story about two criminals who go to court: Latin text and English versions.