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Diogenes of Sinope | Aesop 580. Diogenes and the Bald Man

A bald man insulted Diogenes the Cynic and Diogenes replied, 'Far be it from me to make insults! But I do want to compliment your hair for having abandoned such a worthless head.'

Source: Aesop's Fables. A new translation by Laura Gibbs. Oxford University Press (World's Classics): Oxford, 2002.

diogenes_of_sinope/aesop_fables_580_gibbs.txt · Last modified: 2014/03/01 22:29 by frank