Saturday, May 23, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 90



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.
1167. Nemo claudicat alieno ex dolore.

1168. Caput imperat, non pedes.

1169. Pauper dominum, non sortem mutat.

1170. Vulpes pilum mutat, non mores.

1171. Lupus non curat numerum ovium.

1172. Scabiosa ovis totum inquinat gregem.

1173. Mus satur insipidam diiudicat esse farinam.

1174. Plures necat gula quam gladius.

1175. Plures necat crapula quam gladius.

1176. Ensis corpus vulnerat, mentem sermo.

1177. Bello gladius, voluptas pace vulnerat.

1178. Senem iuventus pigra mendicum creat.

1179. In caput auctoris facinus plerumque redundat.

1180. Stat lapis et nomen tantum, vestigia nulla.

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