Beggars mounted run their horses to death. (Henry VI)
Be not made a beggar by banqueting on borrowing. (Ecclesiasticus 18:13)
Neither beg of him who has been a beggar, nor serve him who has been a servant.
Give a beggar a bed and he’ll repay you with a louse.
Beggars can never be bankrupts.
Beggar, n. One who has relied on the assistance of his friends.
“I beg your pardon?” said Alice. “It isn’t respectable to beg,” said the King.
Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.
The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
It is only the poor who are forbidden to beg.