Gifts Are Like Hooks. -- Martial
Gifts are like hooks.
Straight hooks. -- Oxymoro
But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him.
-- Charles Wolfe (1791-1823) -- The Burial of Sir John Moore...
We 'll have a swashing and a martial outside, As many other mannish cowards have.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), As You Like It -- Act i, Sc. 3...
Cat bathing is a martial art.
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys. -- Martial
Fortune reigns in gifts of the world. -- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), As You Like It -- Act i, Sc.
A good man is always a beginner. -- Martial
Rings and jewels are not gifts, but apologies for gifts. -- Emmerso
Beware of Greeks bearing gif