Monday, January 15, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Nemo nisi sapiens

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog. Compare also this saying: Nemo nisi sapiens liber est (No one but the wise man is free).

Nemo sine sapientia beatus est.

No one can be happy without wisdom.


(cheezburger)

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Parietes habent aures.

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. You can learn more about this proverb here: Parietes.  If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog

Parietes habent aures.

The walls have ears.


(cheezburger)

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Endymion

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog. You can read about the myth of Endymion's sleep at the Bestiaria in fact!

Endymionis somnum dormis.

You're sleeping the sleep of Endymion.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Ne Hercules quidem

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. Note the ne...quidem construction, where the words wrap around the noun Hercules. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog.

Ne Hercules quidem adversus duos.

Not even Hercules takes on two at once.


(cheezburger)

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Leonina societas

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. For an example of the perils of being in the lion's company, see the fable of the lion's share. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog.

Leonina societas periculorum plena.

The lion's company is full of dangers.


(cheezburger)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Latin LOLCat: Vigilo et spero.

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog.

Vigilo et spero.

I watch and hope.


(cheezburger)

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Latin LOLCat: It Will Be Given

Here is today's Latin LOLCat. You can read the reflections of Blaise Pascel on these words in his Thoughts. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog.

Petenti dabitur.

It will be given to the one who asks.