a good-for-nothing

a good-for-nothing

a person, usually a man, who is lazy and does not do anything useful That man is a crook and a good-for-nothing.
References in classic literature ?
If so, and if that be thy pleasure, I give it to thee now, once and for all, and much good may it do thee, for so long as I see myself rid of such a good-for-nothing squire I'll be glad to be left a pauper without a rap.