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Now I will show myself To have more of the serpent than the dove; That is--more knave than fool.

Christopher Marlowe Quotes , Source: The Jew of Malta (act II, sc. 3)

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Zeno first started that doctrine, that knavery is the best defence against a knave.

Plutarch Quotes , Source: Morals (vol. 1, Of Bashfulness)

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There's never a villain dwelling in all Denmark But he's an arrant knave.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Hamlet Prince of Denmark (Hamlet at I, v)

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A knave, a rascal, an eater of broken meats; a base, proud, shallow, beggarly, three-suited, hundred-pound, filthy worsted-stocking knave; a lily-livered, action-faking, whoreson, glass-gazing, superserviceable, finical rogue; one-trunk-inheriting slave; one that wouldst be a bawd in way of good service, and art nothing but the composition of a knave, beggar, coward, pander, and the son and heir of a mongrel bitch; one whom I will beat into clamorous whining if thou deny'st the least syllable of thy addition.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: King Lear (Kent at II, ii)

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Whip me such honest knaves!

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Othello the Moor of Venice (Iago at I, i)

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Knavery's now its own reward. [Lat., His nunc praemium est qui recta prava faciunt.]

Terence (Publius Terentius Afer) Quotes , Source: Phormio (V, I, 6)

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