quotations about lions
A lion doesn’t concern itself with the opinion of sheep.
GEORGE R. R. MARTIN
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Do not try to fight a lion if you are not one yourself.
An injured lion still wants to roar.
You know the lion is dangerous when it is quiet, stalking, sneaking up on its prey. Only after it has ambushed and killed its prey does the lion roar. It wants to intimidate the jackals.
Even a hare, the weakest of animals, may insult a dead lion.
Every dog is a lion at home.
The difference between a brave man and a coward is a coward thinks twice before jumping in the cage with a lion. The brave man doesn’t know what a lion is. He just thinks he does.
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It is better to go in the dark when the road must pass a lion and there is no other road.
ROBERT E. HOWARD
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If you want to be a lion, you have to train with lions.
I am more afraid of an army of one hundred sheep led by a lion than an army of one hundred lions led by a sheep.
CHARLES MAURICE, PRINCE DE TALLEYRAND-PERIGORD
The lion does not need the whole world to fear him, only those nearest where he roams.
A. J. DARKHOLME
My soul is among lions.
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I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.
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Until the lion tells his side of the story, the tale of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.
The lion is an emblem of the dream of absolute power – and, as a wild rather than a domestic animal, he belongs to a world outside the realm of society and culture.
CHARLES H. HINNANT
Love has the face of a goddess, but the talons of a lion.
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A lion sleeps in the heart of every brave man.
Lions make leopards tame.
Some people lose all respect for the lion unless he devours them instantly. There is no pleasing some people.
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“It’s a mystery,” replied the Lion. “I suppose I was born that way. All the other animals in the forest naturally expect me to be brave, for the Lion is everywhere thought to be the King of Beasts. I learned that if I roared very loudly every living thing was frightened and got out of my way.”
L. FRANK BAUM
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