- 依然如故 [yī rán rú gù]
- remain unchanged [as before; the same]; all the same as it was; just as before; none the better; still as what it used to be; the same as usual:
Despite our repeated criticisms, he remains unchanged. 尽管我们一再批评，他还是依然如故。
Mary's mother punished her by stopping her from dating for two weeks, but then she got back into circulation.