He starves well, and keeps going on nothing long after hope is vanished.
And to what can the soldier look for aid when he starves and will not beg?
And when we reach Orvieto, the girl leaves us, even if she starves in the streets.
A man that starves his body is ill off, but a man that starves his soul is yet worser.
Let him walk around until he goes off his nut or starves to death.
He luxuriates in time of plenty, and he starves in times of scarcity.
A people that starves is a people thinking only of material things—food.
He had always despised the love that starves on in faithful submission.
If he feeds them at home, they rob his children; if he starves them, they rob his neighbors.
"Genius is praised but starves," in the words of the old Roman poet.