Friday, March 27, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 41



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.
555. Bellorum exitus incerti.

556. Longae regum manus.

557. Manus operarii corporis, digiti chordarum plectra.

558. Manus digiti coaequales non sunt, omnes tamen usui.

559. Per fluctus ad oram.

560. Post tot naufragia portum.

561. In portu quies.

562. Magno iam conatu magnas nugas.

563. Non luctu, sed remedio opus est in malis.

564. Sapientia est filia usus et memoriae.

565. Domi leones, foras vulpes.

566. Domi Argus, foris talpa.

567. Parvi enim sunt foris arma, nisi est consilium domi.

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