Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 45



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.
607. Excelsior.

608. Calvior cucurbita.

609. Mitior columba.

610. Loquacior graculo.

611. Ditior Croeso.

612. Surdior saxis.

613. Ocior cervis.

614. Ocior accipitre.

615. Mollior fungis.

616. Dulciora super mel et favum.

617. Et genus et virtus, nisi cum re, vilior alga est.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 44



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.
593. Caput rerum Roma est.

594. Pax optima rerum.

595. Libertas optima rerum.

596. Lingua rerum optima et pessima.

597. Memoria est thesaurus omnium rerum et custos.

598. Natura rerum omnium mater.

599. Omnium rerum principia parva sunt.

600. Tempus edax rerum.

601. Tempus rerum imperator.

602. Tempus est optimus iudex rerum omnium.

603. Pecunia una regimen est rerum omnium.

604. Mors ultima linea rerum est.

605. Sunt lacrimae rerum.

606. Mare verborum, gutta rerum.

Sunday, March 29, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 43



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.
583. Civi et rei publicae.

584. Omni in re modus est optimus.

585. Fortiter in re et suaviter in modo.

586. Tot bella per orbem, tam multae scelerum facies.

587. Omnes dies pauperis mali.

588. Sicut umbra sunt dies nostri.

589. Ut hora sunt dies nostri super terram.

590. Res humanae fragiles caducaeque sunt.

591. Non verbis sed rebus.

592. O quantum est in rebus inane!

Saturday, March 28, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 42



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.
568. Spes ultima dea.

569. Amicus res rara.

570. Credula res amor.

571. Res forma fugax.

572. Nulla dies sine linea.

573. Nullus dies omnino malus.

574. Animae spes optima nutrix.

575. Speculum mentis est facies.

576. Res immoderata cupido est.

577. Dum vita est, spes est.

578. In corde spes, vis, et vita.

579. Aegroto dum anima est, spes est.

580. O spes amantum credula, o fallax amor!

581. Discipulus est prioris posterior dies.

582. Dies imago vitae, nox mortis est.

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.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

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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.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 39



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.
533. Animi imago vultus, indices oculi.

534. Vultus animi ianua et tabula.

535. Oratio vultus animi est.

536. Ut visus in oculis, ita mens in anima.

537. Domus propria, domus optima.

538. Parva domus, parva cura.

539. Parva domus, magna quies.

540. Haec manus inimica tyrannis.

541. Hic Rhodus, hic saltus.

542. Forma flos, fama flatus.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 38



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.
519. Bellum omnium contra omnes.

520. Terra devoratrix omnium.

521. Omnium finis mors est.

522. Morborum medicus omnium mors ultimus.

523. Domina omnium et regina ratio.

524. Superbia initium est omnium malorum.

525. Voluptas malorum mater omnium.

526. Avaritia est radix omnium malorum.

527. Radix omnium malorum est cupiditas.

528. Radix omnium malorum est amor pecuniae.

529. Pigritia omnium vitiorum nutrix est.

530. Omnium malorum origo otium.

531. Radix omnium bonorum caritas.

532. Mundus est ingens deorum omnium templum.

Monday, March 23, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 37



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.
504. Omnis echinus asper.

505. A deo est omnis medela.

506. Omnis in modo virtus.

507. Omnis est misera servitus.

508. Initium omnis peccati superbia.

509. Virtutis omnis impedimentum est timor.

510. Omnes terra sumus.

511. Omnes fragiles sumus.

512. Omnes homines aut liberi sunt aut servi.

513. Cives mundi omnes sumus.

514. Agri non omnes frugiferi.

515. O si sic omnes!

516. Iustitia omnibus.

517. Mors omnibus communis.

518. Amicus omnibus, amicus nemini.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 36



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.
489. O si sic omnia!

490. Omnia rara cara.

491. Omnia bona bonis.

492. Omnia Romae cum pretio.

493. Omnia somnia mendacia.

494. Omnia sapientibus facilia.

495. Omnia possibilia apud deum.

496. Omnia providentia dei.

497. Ab Iove principium, Iovis omnia plena.

498. Dei plena sunt omnia.

499. Stultorum plena sunt omnia.

500. Amicorum sunt communia omnia.

501. Extrema omnia sunt vitiosa.

502. Vanitas vanitatum, omnia vanitas.

503. Dulces ante omnia Musae.

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 35



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.
477. Omne rarum carum.

478. Omne bonum trium.

479. Omne trium est perfectum.

480. Omne initium difficile.

481. Omne vivum ex ovo.

482. Omne pulchrum amabile.

483. Omne bonum dei donum.

484. Omne nimium non bonum.

485. Omne in amore malum leve est.

486. Non omne dulce bonum.

487. Omne solum viro patria est.

488. Omne solum forti patria est ut piscibus aequor.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 34



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.
462. Dulce et utile.

463. O nomen dulce libertatis!

464. Dulce pro patria periculum.

465. Bellum dulce inexpertis.

466. Amoris flagellum dulce.

467. Principium dulce est, sed finis amoris amarus.

468. Homo animal bipes implume.

469. Consilium senile optimum.

470. Danaum fatale munus.

471. Forma bonum fragile est.

472. Conscientia grave pondus.

473. Grave servitutis iugum.

474. Paupertas onus est et miserum et grave.

475. Mediocria firma.

476. Dulcia in fundo.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 33



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.
450. Primus inter pares.

451. Foliis similes homines sunt.

452. Dissimiles sed morte pares.

453. Stulti sunt innumerabiles.

454. Dulces amorum insidiae.

455. Nimium breves flores rosae.

456. Veloces sunt latronum pedes.

457. In otio tumultuosi, in bello segnes.

458. Amicitiae immortales, mortales inimicitiae.

459. Vita mortalium brevis.

460. Vita mortalium cinis est et fumus.

461. Pro dii immortales!

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 32



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.
438. Vicinus bonus ingens bonum.

439. Nec vita nec fortuna hominibus perpes est.

440. Felix culpa.

441. Absque sanitate nemo felix.

442. Bis puer est senex.

443. Extra periculum audax.

444. Canis est audax iuxta proprias aedes.

445. Fallax vulgi iudicium.

446. Deus non est velox ad poenam.

447. Veritatis simplex oratio est.

448. Memoria beneficiorum fragilis est, iniuriarum tenax.

449. Longum iter est per praecepta, breve et efficax per exempla.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 31



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.
420. Quam dulcis libertas.

421. In Venere semper dulcis est dementia.

422. Dulcis malorum praeteritorum memoria.

423. Dulcis inexpertis cultura potentis amici.

424. Ars longa, vita brevis.

425. Vita misero longa, felici brevis.

426. Brevis est occasio lucri.

427. Ira brevis insania.

428. Numinis ira inevitabilis.

429. Memoria hominis fragilis est.

430. Valde mutabilis homo est.

431. Fortuna levis est dea.

432. Non est e terris mollis ad astra via.

433. Semper fidelis.

434. Ad finem fidelis.

435. Numquam est fidelis cum potente societas.

436. Virtus semper viridis.

437. Mors somno similis est.

Monday, March 16, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 30



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.
402. Iuniores ad labores.

403. Hannibal ad portas.

404. Christianos ad leones.

405. Sera nunquam est ad bonos mores via.

406. Lupi apud oves custodes.

407. Leonis exuvium super asinum.

408. Nemo est supra leges.

409. Caesar non supra grammaticos.

410. Testudo intra tegumentum tuta.

411. Ut piscis extra aquam.

412. Nemo ante mortem beatus.

413. Post tempestatem tranquillum.

414. Post tenebras lux.

415. Post triduum hospitis satietas est.

416. Inter os et offam.

417. Inter canem et lupum.

418. Inter incudem et malleum.

419. Sumus inter parietes sex: supra, subtus, ante, retro, dextra laevaque.

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 29



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.
387. Canis in praesepi.

388. Anguis in herba.

389. Simia in pelle leonis.

390. Sicut oves in medio luporum.

391. Anulus aureus in naribus suis.

392. Equus in quadrigis, in aratro bos.

393. In pace leones, in proelio cervi.

394. In praetoriis leones, in castris lepores.

395. A fronte praecipitium, a tergo lupi.

396. Non est fumus absque igne.

397. Nunc tuum ferrum in igni est.

398. A mari usque ad mare.

399. Procul a Iove, procul a fulmine.

400. Oculum pro oculo, dentem pro dente.

401. Pro vehiculo est in via comes facundus.

Saturday, March 14, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 28



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.
373. In libris libertas.

374. In labore libertas.

375. In libertate labor.

376. In veritate victoria.

377. In arduis virtus.

378. In lacrimis voluptas.

379. In varietate voluptas.

380. In vino veritas.

381. In bello error mors.

382. Mel in ore, fel in corde.

383. Oculi sunt in amore duces.

384. Mens sana in corpore sano.

385. In vestimentis non est sapientia mentis.

386. In terra caecorum monoculus rex.

Friday, March 13, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 27



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.
361. Ex humo homo.

362. Ex labore dulcedo.

363. Ex pede Herculem.

364. Ex unguibus leonem.

365. Ex ore parvulorum veritas.

366. E parvo semine multa messis.

367. Ex amico inimicus, hostis ex socio.

368. Aurum e stercore.

369. Margarita e stercore.

370. Procul ex oculis, procul ex mente.

371. De corde, non ex ore tantum.

372. Invidia dolor animi est ex alienis commodis.

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 26



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.
349. Sine iustitia nulla libertas.

350. Nemo iudex sine lege.

351. Nulla poena sine lege.

352. Leges sine moribus vanae.

353. Nulla sine sole umbra.

354. Navis viator sine vestigiis.

355. Palma non sine pulvere.

356. Nemo sine sapientia beatus est.

357. Vita sine libris mors est.

358. Sine doctrina vita est quasi imago mortis.

359. Doctus sine opera ut nubes est sine pluvia.

360. Otium sine litteris mors est et hominis vivi sepultura.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 25



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.
337. Aut vi aut dolis.

338. Non vi sed iure.

339. Non vi sed ingenio et arte.

340. Et vi et virtute.

341. Virtute, non verbis.

342. Ense et aratro.

343. Animo et corpore.

344. Et sudore et sanguine.

345. Vel arte vel Marte.

346. Vel prece vel pretio.

347. Nec prece nec pretio nec minis.

348. Asino non opus est verbis sed fustibus.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 24



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.
321. Honori comes invidia est.

322. Virtuti sapientia comes.

323. Virtuti inimica voluptas.

324. Virtuti damnosa quies.

325. Diuturna quies vitiis alimentum.

326. Vicina saepe vitia virtutibus.

327. Nemini nimium bene est.

328. Medico male est, si nemini male est.

329. Sapienti dictum sat est.

330. Asino gramen est et baculus.

331. Asinus asino et sus sui pulcher.

332. Nemo non formosus filius matri.

333. Homo homini lupus.

334. Vae miseris ovibus, iudex lupus est.

335. Vivis piscibus aqua, mortuis vinum.

336. Longo in itinere etiam palea oneri est.

Monday, March 9, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 23



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.
303. Magna est vis auri.

304. Magna cura cibi, magna virtutis incuria.

305. Patris est filius.

306. Finis malus initii mali.

307. Malorum seminum malae segetes.

308. Boni principii bonus finis.

309. Ars gratia artis.

310. Mors lupi, agnis vita.

311. Multitudo canum, mors leporis.

312. Aqua et panis est vita canis.

313. Asinus balneatoris numquam particeps balnei.

314. Leonina societas periculorum plena.

315. Multae regum aures atque oculi.

316. Ratio est radius divini luminis.

317. Pacis Amor deus est.

318. Aestatis hirundo est nuntia.

319. Vigiles mundi sol et luna.

320. Trium litterarum homo: fur.

Sunday, March 8, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 22



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.
289. Vitae via virtus.

290. Vitae sal amicitia.

291. Animae sal amor.

292. Virtutis radix amor.

293. Amoris umbra invidia.

294. Mentis sol amor dei.

295. Auri fames imperiosa.

296. Virtutis iter arduum est.

297. Fratrum concordia rara.

298. Hostium munera non munera.

299. Principum saevitia bellum est.

300. Et verborum ordo mysterium est.

301. Cibi condimentum est fames, potionis sitis.

302. Crudelitatis mater avaritia est, pater furor.

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 21



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.
276. Dux vitae ratio.

277. Instar aquae tempus.

278. Vita hominis peregrinatio.

279. Finis miseriae mors est.

280. Via ovicipitum dura est.

281. Mater crudelitatis ira.

282. Nutrix curarum nox est.

283. Victrix malorum patientia est.

284. Victrix fortunae sapientia.

285. Culmen honoris lubricum est.

286. Remedium iniuriarum oblivio est.

287. Confessio sceleris initium salutis.

288. Magister artis ingeniique largitor venter.

Friday, March 6, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 20



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.
264. Tempus est vitae magister.

265. Necessitas artis magistra.

266. Fames artium magistra.

267. Iustitia virtutum regina.

268. Veritas temporis filia.

269. Labor gloriae pater.

270. Impius lucri furor.

271. Improvisa leti vis.

272. Tempus magistrorum optimus est.

273. Nimia gula morborum mater est.

274. Vera philosophia mortis est meditatio.

275. Musica laetitiae comes, medicina dolorum.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 19



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.
250. Oculus animi index.

251. Silentium stultorum virtus.

252. Sermo irae medicus.

253. Tempus animae medicus.

254. Dolor voluptatis comes.

255. Invidia gloriae comes.

256. Fortuna gloriae carnifex.

257. Militia est hominum vita.

258. Senectus vitae hiems est.

259. Somnus mortis imago.

260. Vinum memoriae mors.

261. Mors amoris disiunctio.

262. Pectus amoris scopus.

263. Parietes amicitiae custodes.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 18



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.
237. Fortuna imperatrix mundi.

238. Roma caput mundi.

239. Vigilia pretium libertatis.

240. Otium est pulvinar diaboli.

241. Lux umbra dei est.

242. Corpus domicilium animae.

243. Oculi vasa luminis.

244. Oratio cibus est animi.

245. Verbum proditor animi.

246. Verba sunt indices animi.

247. Amici fures temporis.

248. Stercus optimum vestigium domini.

249. Cani indicium sunt temporis, non sapientiae.

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 17



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.
222. Mors ianua vitae.

223. Mors corona vitae.

224. Mors est latro hominis.

225. Homo mancipium mortis.

226. Vita est exspectatio mortis.

227. Philosophia ars vitae.

228. Somnus frater mortis est.

229. Littera custos historiae.

230. Sol oculus mundi.

231. Luna oculus noctis.

232. Scientia sol mentis.

233. Inscitia mater arrogantiae.

234. Repetitio mater memoriae.

235. Sapientia gubernator navis.

236. Sapientia est sanitas animi.

Monday, March 2, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 16



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.
206. Via tuta virtus.

207. Fida est terra, infidum mare.

208. Mors certa, hora incerta.

209. Mors tua, vita mea.

210. Bonum nomen, bonum omen.

211. Novus rex, nova lex.

212. Mala vita, mali mores.

213. Aurea verba, cor ferreum.

214. Aliena pericula, cautiones nostrae.

215. Pater avarus, filius prodigus.

216. Mater certa, pater semper incertus.

217. Amicus verus rara avis.

218. Amor diurnus nocturnusque comes.

219. Mors nec bonum nec malum est.

220. Di lenti sed certi vindices.

221. Post est occasio calva.

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Latin Via Proverbs: Group 15



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.
192. Amara est veritas.

193. Grata brevitas.

194. Semper timidum scelus.

195. Carcer numquam pulcher.

196. Amor caecus est.

197. Antiquus amor cancer est.

198. Dura domina cupiditas.

199. Magna vis est necessitas.

200. Summum malum est dolor.

201. Summum ius summa iniuria.

202. Optimum medicamentum quies.

203. Mutum est pictura poema.

204. Cupido atque ira consultores pessimi.

205. Virgo serena, pia, munda et immaculata.