Even He who died for us upon the cross, in the last hour, in the unutterable agony of death, was mindful of His mother, as if to teach us that this holy love should be our last worldly thought - the last point of earth from which the soul should take its flight for heaven. Longfellow
Even Hercules can't against two.
Even Holland and Spain have been positively, though not relatively, advancing. Macaulay
Even honey can taste bitter if it's used as medicine.
Even honor is not an honor, if there is nothing to eat.
Even honors are punishments.
Even if a baby seems unpleasant to look at, his mother never refuses him.
Even if a chef cooks just a fly, he would keep the breast for himself.
Even if a donkey has a golden halter, it is still called a donkey.
Even if a fool remains silent, he is considered wise.
Even if a knife is made of silver, a person won't stab his own heart with it.
Even if a log lies in the water for a long time, it does not become a crocodile.
Even if a monkey wears a gold ring, it is and remains an ugly creature.
Even if a monkey wears a golden ring, it is and remains an ugly thing.
Even if a mountain is high, there is always a way to reach the top, and although the way might be full of danger, there is always a way for someone to get through it.
Even if an animal comes to you for protection, you give it sanctuary.
Even if Christ's death could have been prevented, Judas would still be a traitor.
Even if fed milk, a snake will still emit poison.
Even if gypsy children are dropped from the sky.
Even if the elephant is thin he is still the lord of the jungle.
Even if the hen is poor it cannot leave blank eggs.
Even if the monkey wears a golden ring it remains an ugly thing.
Even if the nightingale is in a gold cage, she still dreams of returning to the forest.
Even if the old woman has no teeth, her tiger nuts remain in her own bag.
Even if the powers are missing, the will deserves praise.
Even if the sky falls on you, there is a hole that you can escape from.
Even if the truth is buried for centuries, it will eventually come out and thrive.
Even if the whole world conspired against you -- that would not inflict a quarter of the harm you inflict yourself.
Even if the whole world conspired against you, that would not inflict a quarter of the harm you inflict yourself.
Even if the world were to be flooded, the duck wouldn't care less.
Even if the wound is healed, the scar of it remains.
Even if thin, the elephant remains the king of the forest.
Even if we eat, earth will eventually enter our mouth.
Even if you are cunning, you will not tie water up in a bale of grass.
Even if you close your eyes while looking in the mirror the image remains yours.
Even if you dance for your enemy on the rock, he will accuse you of splashing water on him.
Even if you eat the pudding, don't swallow the bag.
Even if you had ten tongues, you should hold them all.
Even if you hide yourself from the world, don't lose sight of your real nature.
Even if you know a thousand things, check it with an expert.
Even if you know a thousand things, still ask someone who knows.
Even if you know a thousand things, still consult him who knows something.
Even if you put a golden saddle an its back, a donkey is still a donkey.
Even if you remain an island you must still be friendly to the sea.
Even if you rinse your clothes in very hot water you still need to dry them.
Even if you wear gold lame or damask, you'll still be the same acanthus-monger.
Even if you're rich, you cannot bury yourself.
Even if your bee-hive has no honey in it, you shouldn't break it up.
Even ifyou know a thousand things, check it with an expert.