Thursday, March 26, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 40



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.
543. Dei lusus homo.

544. Legis manus longa.

545. Mutabilis est casus.

546. Facilis descensus Averno.

547. Post gaudia luctus.

548. Heredis fletus sub persona risus est.

549. Varius et dubius est belli eventus.

550. Eventus stultorum magister est.

551. Parvis e glandibus quercus.

552. Fructus laboris gloria.

553. Doctrina est fructus dulcis radicis amarae.

554. Non domus hoc corpus sed hospitium breve.

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