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Latin Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Latin Origin

He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.

Category: Action

Who loves me loves my dog.

Category: Animals

Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.

Category: Appreciation

Fashion is more powerful than any tyrant.

Category: Fashion

Fortune favors the bold, but abandons the timid.

Category: Fortune

No gain is so certain as that which proceeds from the economical use of what you already have.

Category: Gain

Glory is the shadow of virtue.

Category: Glory

Make haste slowly.

Category: Haste

He makes his home where the living is best.

Category: Home

A poor joke must invent its own laughter.

Category: Humor

By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.

Category: Learning

Beware the tyranny of the minority.

Category: Minorities

Practice is the best master.

Category: Practice

Believe nothing and be on your guard against everything.

Category: Skepticism

No matter her past, when a chambermaid marries a lord she becomes a lady.

Category: Status