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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
Bad Man
A bad man becomes worse when he apes a saint.  Publius Syrus.  1
A bad man has it not in him to be a great man.  La Bruyère.  2
A bad man’s gift is like his master.  Spanish.  3
A good horse and a bad horse need the spur.
A good man and a bad man need the stick.  Italian.
Better fare hard with good men, than feast with bad.  5

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