Monday, September 30, 2019

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: September 30

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HODIE: pridie Kalendas Octobres

Ovem lupo commisisti.
You've entrusted the sheep to a wolf.

Pisces magni parvulos comedunt.
The big fish eat the tiny ones.

Respice post te.
Look behind you.

Nemo timendo ad summum pervenit locum.
No one ever reached the top by being afraid.


Ulmea Trabs et Boves
Latin version and English version(s)

Philosophus et Cucurbita
Latin version and English version(s)


Story of Ulysses by M. Clarke

Dialogues of courtesans by Lucian