Friday, January 9, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 11



Today's podcast is the audio for one of the groups of proverbs in Latin Via Proverbs: 4000 Proverbs, Mottoes and Sayings for Students of Latin (available from Lulu.com). You can find out more about these proverbs - including grammar commentary and English translation - at the Latin Via Proverbs website.
137. Periculum in mora.
138. Sera in fundo parsimonia.
139. Saevis tranquillus in undis.
140. Beati monoculi in terra caecorum.
141. Lupus in fabula.
142. Asinus in tegulis.
143. Asinus in cathedra.
144. Pro perca scorpium.
145. Pro patria, pro liberis, pro aris et focis.
146. Ex duris gloria.
147. Ex scintilla incendium.
148. Sub pallio sordido sapientia.
149. Gutta fortunae prae dolio sapientiae.
150. Non est triticum sine paleis.
151. Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae.
152. Lucrum cum iactura famae damnum est, non lucrum.

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