aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

Phaedrus, Fables 5.5.1-3

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pravo favore labi mortales solent
et, pro iudicio dum stant erroris sui,
ad paenitendum rebus manifestis agi.

Mortals tend to slip up as a result of improper partiality; and while they stand to defend their error they tend to be driven to be repentant by the plain facts.

Written by aleatorclassicus

March 19, 2013 at 12:00 PM

Posted in Phaedrus

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