Friday, September 27, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: September 27

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HODIE: ante diem quintum Kalendas Octobres

Ornat spina rosas, mella tegunt apes.
The thorn adorns the roses; bees cover the honey.

Fac nidum unum una in arbore.
Make but one nest in one tree.

Somnus donum deorum gratissimum.
Sleep is the most welcome gift of the gods.

Ex vitio alterius sapiens emendat suum. 
A wise person corrects their own failings

by observing the failings of others.


Hirundo et Aviculae
Latin version and English version(s)

Pater et Filii Litigantes
Latin version and English version(s)