Sunday, January 19, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: January 19

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HODIE: ante diem quartum decimum
Kalendas Februarias

Ex aurea etiam sede
in paludem rana resilit.
The frog jumps back in the swamp
even from a throne of gold.

Qui bene fecerunt, illi sua facta sequentur;
   Qui male fecerunt, facta sequentur eos.

In tenebris salto.
 I take a leap in the shadows.

Semper fidelis.
Always faithful.


Muscae et Mel
Latin version and English version(s)

Cancer et Vulpes


The Story of the Greeks by H. A. Guerber

Orpheus: Myths of the World by Padraic Colum