Thursday, January 2, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: January 2

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HODIE: ante diem quartum Nonas Ianuarias

Ovem in fronte, vulpem in corde gerit.
Face of a sheep, but heart of a fox.

Si mala quis faciat, sibimet solet ipse nocere;
Eius in exemplo debes nocitura timere.


Discere si vultis, prodest sapientia multis.
If you want to learn, wisdom has benefits many.


Leo et Vulpes Territa
Latin version and English version(s)

Canis et Homo Admorsus


 The Aeneid of Virgil
translated by J. W. Mackail

Heroes of Myth and Legend
by B. I. Wheeler