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A Latin Picture Dictionary for Everyone: Lingua Latina Depicta
 

Designed for Latin students, A Latin Picture Dictionary for Everyone asks the learner to make a ready connection between an image and its corresponding Latin word. Illustrated exercises provide an opportunity for students to practice with and internalize the Latin vocabulary.

 
 

Amat victoria curam: Victory likes careful preparation
 

This quote about victory is fitting before an image of Rome's Colosseum.

 
 

Ars longa, vita brevis: Art is long, life is short
 

Raphael's fresco, "The School of Athens," from the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican, helps reiterate this Hippocratic translation.

 
 

Ask the Ancients: Astonishing Advice for Daily Dilemmas
 

How can I overcome stage fright?
What should I look for in a wife?
Is the world going downhill?

Ancient authorities from the Western classical tradition offer opinions on these and other burning questions. The advice is often astonishing-for its wisdom, its entertainment value, or its complete lack of concern for modern sensibilities. The author, who collected these fascinating tidbits as she worked her way through many of the extant classical sources, can't help but enter the discussion with her own thoughts as well.

 
 

Citius Altius Fortius: Faster, Higher, Stronger
 

The motto of the Olympics fittingly placed before a laurel.

 
 

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