WISECRACKER - BAVARD - CHIACCHIERONE - CORREVEIDILE
Even a boy can beat a man when bound.Even a broken clock is right twice a day.
info] An incompetent person will be right sometimes.Even a broken/stopped clock is right twice a day.Even a cat appreciates kind words.Even a cat is a lion in her own lair.Even a child is known by his doings.
Bible, Proverbs (ch. XX, v. 11)Even a child makes himself known by his doings.Even a child may beat a man that's bound.Even a clever daughter-in-law finds it hard to cook without rice.Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.Even a clock that is not going is right twice a day.Even a close friend cannot rescue one from old age.Even a clown clings to his cloak when it rains.Even a cooked hen would laugh.Even a dog can distinguish between being stumbled over and being kicked.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1923).The Common Law 3.Even a dog can make it to the top when there's a flood.Even a dog knows the difference between being stumbled over and being kicked.Even a dog will not eat a leg without flesh.Even a fish wouldn't get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut.Even a fly can show temper.Even a fly has its anger.Even a fly has its spleen.Even a fool can govern if nothing happens.Even a fool has one talent.Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue.Even a fool knows the glow of gold.Even a fool sometimes speaks to the purpose.Even a fool speaks a wise word sometimes.Even a fool, when he holds his peace, is counted wise. Proverbs 17.28.Even a frog would bite if it had teeth.Even a god can barely love and still have all his wits about him.Even a haggis will run downhill.Even a hair casts a/its shadow.Even a hair hath its shadow.Even a hair off the bear is serendipitous.Even a hare will bite when it is cornered.Even a hare will insult a dead lion.Even a healer's lies are a big relief to a sick person.Even a heavy burden is light if lifted by many.Even a horn can be stopped from fighting and made to sing forever.Even a horse will kick out of love.Even a horse, though he has four feet, stumbles.Even a horse, though he has four feet, will stumble.Even a hundred people can't undress a nude.Even a leaf does not flutter on the tree without the will of god.Even a leopard has a wife.Even a liar tells a hundred truths to one lie: he has to, to make the lie good for anything.
BeecherEven a lion may lie in a sack.Even a little is more than nothing.Even a man's exact imitation of the song of the nightingale displeases us when we discover that it is a mimicry, and not the nightingale.