If the sultan demands five eggs, let his soldiers roast a thousand chickens.
He who steals an egg will steal more.
Better half an egg than empty shells.
Learn to rise up out of the enigmatic egg in the hidden land.
Ask which was born first, the hen or the egg.
Eggs and promises are easily broken.
Don’t bring all your eggs to one market.
He’d offer you an egg if you promised not to break the shell.
Don’t teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
You don’t have to kill the chicken to get eggs.
A hen does not break her own eggs.
Egg-plants do not grow upon melon-vines.
A bad egg, a bad bird.
Even black hens lay white eggs.
Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.