Thursday, July 18, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: July 18

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HODIEante diem quintum decimum Kalendas Augustas

Aliud noctua sonat, aliud cornix.
The owl sings one song, the crow another.

Una domus non alit duos canes.
One house cannot rear two dogs.

Non vi sed ingenio et arte.
Not by force but by creativity and skill.

You must have hope.


 Vulpes Pacem Annuntians
Latin version and English version(s)

Vespertilio Perfidus
Latin version and English version(s)


Gods and Heroes; or, The Kingdom of Jupiterby Robert Edward Francillon

Stories from the Greek Comedians
by Alfred J. Church