proverb Someone unaccustomed to power or luxury will abuse or be corrupted by it.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Or, as he says: "When by the advice of that eminent physician, Dr. Lettsom, I purchased a horse, and saved my life by the exercise it afforded me, the old adage, 'Set a beggar on horseback and he'll ride to the devil,' was deemed fully verified."
Definición de set a beggar on horseback and he'll ride to the Devil en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.