Ther nas no man nowher so vertuous.
He was the beste beggere in his hous;

from Geoffrey Chaucer – The Canterbury Tales (General Prologue) on Rap Genius

Meaning

(= There was no man, nowhere, so virtuous / He was the best beggar of his friary)

Again, heavy irony, Chaucer lays it on thick.

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