Quotation Explorer - 'Lion'

So as a prince is forced to know how to act like a beast, he must learn from the fox and the lion; becouse the lion is defenceless against traps and the fox is defenceless against wolves. Therefore one must be a fox in order to recognise traps and lion to frighten off wolves.
For a living dog is better than a dead lion, - Bible
I remember my father, who had served in Vietnam, once talking to me about how real courage is when you're scared out of your mind but you do what you have to do anyway. I didn't feel very courageous at the moment. I felt like a small mouse in the mouth of a lion. - Anna M. Aquino
Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter. - J. Nozipo Maraire
Only when the lion is out of sight can you raise your fist at him. - Matshona Dhliwayo
At 20 a man is a peacock, at 30 a lion, at 40 a camel, at 50 a serpent, at 60 a dog, at 70 an ape, and at 80 nothing - Baltasar Gracián
Feeding a lion will not prevent it from feeding on you. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Never mock a cub; one day it will become a lion. - Matshona Dhliwayo
When an animal comes between the lion and its prey, the animal first becomes the prey before the main prey. - Uzoma Nnadi
Its too hard to make a Lion Angry... He really doesn't care what others do around him... but if you do hurt His PRIDE... He wont let you live another Day - Indrani Biswas
we raise them for us; that means we owe them some respect. nature is creul but we dont have to be. i wouldnt want to have my guts ripped out by a lion. i'd much rather die in a slaughter house if it were done right. - Temple Grandin
I am more afraid of an army of 100 sheep led by a lion than an army of 100 lions led by a sheep - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord
A strong ant is better than a weak lion. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of all the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life. - Giorgos Seferis
I am more afriad of an army of 100 sheep lead by a lion than an army of 100 lions lead by a sheep.
It's better to live one day as a lion than a hundred years as a lamb. - John Gotti
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: - Anonymous
Do not try to fight a lion if you are not one yourself. - African Proverb
A flawed rose is better than a flawless dandy lion. - Matshona Dhliwayo
In the garden of humanity there are tigers and lion, deer and doves. Deer and doves live carefully but with beauty and joy. - Debasish Mridha
They say as brave as lion, they say as clever as fox, they say as friendly as dog but nobody says as something good as man. - Amit Kalantri
A leader is not born to become leader without living like lion ,if you think a leader is not doing well ,then work hard ,invest your time and your efforts to secure it one day so that you can do better than your present leader. Togetherness we stand - Dembe Michael
When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.
There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets. - Bible
And there shall come a kingdom in which the lion shall lie down with the lamb. Unfortunately for the lamb it shall be inside the lion! - Greg Curtis
A lion conquers more in one day than a sheep in a lifetime. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Insanity is coasting through life in a miserable existence when you have a caged lion locked inside and the key to release it. - Morgan Freeman
Arm yourself with wisdom,arm yourself with knowledge;folly is a fierce lion roaming the streets. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Hares can gambol over the body of a dead lion. - Publilius Syrus
The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep. - Woody Allen
It is better to be a lion for a day than a sheep for your whole life.
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about seeking whom he may devour. - Bible
If a lion cub thinks it is a kitten, it will grow up catching mice. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
When lion saddled for hunt, he outfitted by bow and arrow to guard himself - H.B. Ida
If a lion turned every time small dogs barked at it, it would be the laughing stock of the jungle. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The hind that would be mated by the lion must die for love. - William Shakespeare
charity Purify your heart and makes you lion. - Kishore Bansal
Don’t be afraid of being alone; a lion does not rule the jungle with sheep at its side. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A lion is stronger than a man, but it does not enable him to dominate the human race. You have neglected the duty you owe to yourselves and you have lost your natural rights by shutting your eyes to your own interests. - Rokheya Shekhawat Hossein
The whole thing could have been uncomfortable if all your wishes were to be drowned in to the sea or passed through a heart of a lion that shed not the innocent blood. - Auliq Ice
A lion does not take orders from sheep. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The truth is like a lion; you don’t have to defend it. Let it loose; it will defend itself. - Augustine of Hippo
A lion is only dangerous if it has teeth. - Matshona Dhliwayo
It is so easy to differentiate between a lion and a wolf under a lion's clothing, as the former is often spotted alone whereas the latter remains seen often in a crowd. - Anuj Somany
The louder the dogs bark the less a lion feels threatened. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Don't judge a lion by its swimming abilities. - Matshona Dhliwayo
HIPPOGRIFF, n. An animal (now extinct) which was half horse and half griffin. The griffin was itself a compound creature, half lion and half eagle. The hippogriff was actually, therefore, a one-quarter eagle, which is two dollars and fifty cents in gold. The study of zoology is full of surprises. - Ambrose Bierce
Lion, lion golden spunin savannahs of the sun,What immortal eye, or handweaves beasts from dreams,sews sky to land? - Christyl Rivers
An eagle can mock a lion only because of its wings. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You have put me in here a cub, but I will come out roaring like a lion, and I will make all hell howl! - Carry A. Nation
Courage can't exist without action. Anything else is a lion without his roar. - Shannon L. Alder
Enough !! of the lion ruling the wild territory, time to vote the panther gentlemen. - Neymat Khan
Pre-high tech, objects thunked and crashed and clopped, amid a thunder of drums, a tumult of trumpets. Today things beep and cheep and whistle. We have come from the roar of the lion to the chirp of the tree frog, ceaselessly bleating our identities while the frog-eating bats hover above us. - A.J. Orde
Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without thorn. - Martin Amis
Be Lion in drawing a Line - Zeeshan Ahmed
I am bold as a lion. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A live donkey is better than a dead lion. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A lion will only retreat if you stare it in the eyes; likewise, so will fear. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Fear the lion, fear the crocodile, but fear most the one that puts on the inevitable wear called the human flesh. - Auliq-Ice
And so the lion fell in love with the lamb." - Edward Cullen, Twilight - Stephanie Meyer
Never underestimate a warrior; the lion in him may be sleeping, but that does not mean he’s dead. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The tongue is like a lion, if you let it loose, it will wound someone. - Hazrat Ali ibn Abu-Talib R.A
A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep. - Vernon Howard
If you kick a lion when it is down, God help you when it gets up. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I don't want to be a kitten anymore. Give me my honorary claws so I can become a lion. - Kayla Krantz
A lion will never be afraid of sheep, no matter how many outnumber it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
She slept with wolves without fear, for the wolves knew a lion was among them. - R.M. Drake
One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves. - Niccolo Machiavelli
Fear makes a cub sound like a lion.Faith makes a lion sound like a cub. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A cowardly warrior is like a toothless lion. - Matshona Dhliwayo
He's not safe, but he's good (referring to Aslan, the Lion, in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) - C.S. Lewis
It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep. - Benito Mussolini
Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. (1 Peter 5:8) - Bible. New International Version
When the lion is wounded do not stroke its mare. - Matshona Dhliwayo
No matter how much territory the wolf conquers the lion will still rule the jungle. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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