A Leopard

A leopard cannot change its spots.

A leopard cannot change its spots.

~ English proverb

A person cannot change what is a part of his nature or a person cannot change his identity.

In fact, the phrase comes from the Old Testament (Jer. 13:23) :
“Can the Ethiopian change his skin, or the leopard his spots? then may ye also do good, that are accustomed to do evil.”

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