Saturday, May 30, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 97



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.
1261. Supra spem spero.

1262. Fluctus numeras.

1263. Fluctus excitas in simpulo.

1264. Multae manus onus levant.

1265. Nec omnis venator est qui cornua sufflat.

1266. Verba ligant homines ut taurorum cornua funes.

1267. Facilius est camelum per foramen acus intrare.

1268. In pulicis morsu deum invocat.

1269. Parva necat morsu spatiosum vipera taurum.

1270. Et spem et metum fors caeca versat.

1271. Harmoniam rerum amor conservat.

1272. Passibus ambiguis fortuna volubilis errat.

1273. Successus ad perniciem multos devocat.

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