You can try to change something or one's outward appearance, but it will not change the inward appearance. Even if you put lipstick on a pig, it will always roll in mud and grunt.

You can wear all the make-up you want, and try and mask your depression, but you can also put lipstick on a pig and it will always be a pig

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