Monday, May 11, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 80



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.
1048. Amicus amicum adiuvat.

1049. Asinus asinum fricat.

1050. Asinus asellum culpat.

1051. Abyssus abyssum invocat.

1052. Vento navigat suo.

1053. Dat verba in ventos.

1054. In saxis seminat.

1055. Frenis saepe repugnat equus.

1056. Inter pygmaeos regnat nanus.

1057. In oculis animus habitat.

1058. Non curat numerum lupus.

1059. Vix distat summus ab imo.

1060. Multos lucrum non divitat, sed pauperat.

1061. Iucundum est narrare sua mala.

1062. Errare humanum est, perseverare autem diabolicum.

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