Friday, October 9, 2020

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: Oct. 9

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HODIEante diem septimum Idus Octobres

Ad stagnum resilit, tenet etsi rana cathedram.
The frog jumps back into the swamp,
even if he occupies a throne.

Iudicium populi numquam contempseris unus,
Ne nulli placeas, dum vis contemnere multos.

Experto credite.
Trust the expert.

Anxia divitiarum cura.
Concern for wealth is anxiety-producing.


Alauda, Pulli, et Agri Dominus
Latin version
and English version(s)

Hercules et Rusticus
Latin version
and English version(s)