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Zenobius, Proverbs 2.78

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βατράχοις οἰνοχοεῖς· πρὸς τοὺς ταῦτα παρέχοντας ὧν οὐ χρῄζουσιν οἱ λαμβάνοντες.

“You’re pouring wine for frogs”: Said to people who provide those things for which the recipients of them have no use.

What’s the English equivalent?

Written by aleatorclassicus

September 23, 2012 at 12:00 PM

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