Friday, February 14, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: February 14

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HODIE: ante diem sextum decimum
Kalendas Martias

Rana in paludem ex throno resilit auro.
From the golden throne,
a frog jumps back into the swamp.

Cede locum laesus, Fortunae cede potenti:
Laedere qui potuit, poterit prodesse aliquando.

Bibe, si bibis.
Drink, if you're drinking.

Sapiens sua bona secum fert.
A wise man carries his goods with him.


Asinus Animalia Fugans et Leo
Latin version and English version(s)

Rusticus et Coluber