An Ass Is But An Ass, Though Laden With Gold. Romanian Proverb
An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.
The ass is still an ass, e'en though he wears a lion's hide. -- William Shakespeare
If three people say you are an ass, put on a bridle. Spanish Proverb
It's always better to be a smart ass, than a dumb ass.
The anvil fears no blows. -- Romanian proverb
The anvil fears no blows. Romanian Proverb
A friend in need is a pain in the ass.
Ass, n.: The masculine of "lass".
Sodomy is a pain in the ass.