There Is No Benefit In The Gifts Of A Bad Man. Euripide
There is no benefit in the gifts of a bad man.
Euripides was wont to say, "Silence is an answer to a wise man.
-- Plutarch (46-120 AD) -- Of Bashfulne...
BAD CRAZINESS, MAN!!!
Leave no stone unturned. -- Euripide
I would give the Devil benefit of the law for my own safety's sake.
-- _A_Man_for_All_Seasons_ by Robert Bol...
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie and intrigue for the benefit of his country.
-- Sir Henry Wotton, 1568-1639...
I'm a good man for a bad woman.
Rings and jewels are not gifts, but apologies for gifts. -- Emmerso
The avaricious man is like the barren sandy ground of the desert which sucks in all the rain and dew with greediness, but yields no fruitful herbs or plants for the benefit of others.
Gifts are like hooks. -- Martial